Bile Acids, Fractionated

Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: BLACF MAYO

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top (no anticoagulant) tube

Collection Volume: 2.5 mL (minimum 0.5 mL)

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Special Instructions: Overnight fasting preferred.

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 3-7 days

Additional Info: Reference range:
Cholic Acid: < or = 3.00 nmol/mL
Deoxycholic Acid: < or = 2.20 nmol/mL
Chenodeoxycholic Acid: < or = 5.00 nmol/mL
Urodeoxycholic Acid: < or = 1.00 nmol/mL
Total Fractionated Bile Acids: < or = 8.00 nmol/mL

CPT Code: 83789

Panel Includes: Cholic Acid, Chenodeoxycholic Acid, Deoxycholic Acid, Urodeoxycholic Acid, Total Fractionated Bile Acids

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