Direct LDL

CPT Code(s):

  • 83721

Preferred Specimen:

1 mL serum

Minimum Volume:

0.5 mL

Patient Preparation:

Patient should fast 12 hours prior to collection

Transport Container:

Serum Separator Tube (SST)

Transport Temperature Name:

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability Components:

  • Refrigerated: 5 days

Testing Schedule:

Daily

Methodology:

DIRECT MEASURE

Reference Range:

75 - 193 mg/dL

Reject Criteria:

Gross hemolysis, citrate containing anticoagulants

Back to Search Page

Menu

Genesis