Test Details

Mnemonic

HISPL

Ordering Code

3680810

CPT-4 Code(s)

83088 RUO

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA (pre-chilled tube; collect on ice)
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate the upper two-thirds of the plasma portion and send 1.0 mL plasma frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial. CRITICAL FROZEN.
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Critical frozen
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Rejection Criteria

Lipemic or hemolyzed specimens
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Stability

Room temperature: Unacceptable
Refrigerated: 6 hours
Frozen: 6 months
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Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay
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Reference Range

0 - 8 nmol/L
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

Yes
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