Lipoprotein (a) LIPA

Method(s) Immunoturbidimetric
Specimen Required
Collect

One 5 mL gold top (SST) or PST tube. Also acceptable: green (sodium or lithium heparin), lavender (EDTA), or pink (K2EDTA) top tubes.

Transport 1 mL serum or plasma, frozen. (Min: 0.3 mL)
Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 months
Schedule Mon - Fri
Billing Code 5010044
CPTCode 83695
Notes

Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature before centrifuging. Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP.

Preferred Specimen Collection Device(s)
Reference Interval

Less than 30 mg/dL

No Appointment Necessary
Show All Locations >
12 Patient Service Centers in Central New York.

Test Directory

A B C D E F
G H I J K L
M N O P Q R
S T U V W X
Y Z # List >