Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: TRIG ACHM1

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Red top (no anticoagulant) or Green top (lithium or sodium heparin) tube or Lavender top (EDTA) tube

Collection Volume: 0.4 mL

Cause for rejection: Hemolysis, icterus, lipemia

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Enzymatic, colorimetric method

Special Instructions: Patient should fast 12-14 hours and be on a stable diet for 2 weeks prior to specimen collection.

OC Power Word: LTRIG

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8417

TAT: 1 hour

Additional Info: Reference range: see patient report

CPT Code: 84478

Synonyms: -

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