Lipoprotein (a)

Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: LPA CLEVE

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 1.5 mL)

Cause for rejection: -

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Quantitative Immunoturbidimetric

Special Instructions: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Evaluation of coronary artery disease risk associated with elevations of the athrogenic lipoprotein (a).

OC Power Word: LLPA

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 1-2 days

Additional Info: Reference range: <30 mg/dL

CPT Code: 83695

Synonyms: -

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