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Free Fatty Acids, Total, Serum

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
FFAM MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL (minimum 1.5 mL)
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Enzymatic Colorimetric
Special Instructions:
Collect following an overnight (12-14 hour) fast. Deliver to lab immediately. Specimen must be spun down within 45 minutes of draw. Patients must not consume any alcohol for 24 hours before the specimen is drawn.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
1-3 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: 0.00-0.72 mmol/L (> or = 16 years). Reference values have not been established for patients who are <16 years of age
CPT Code:
82725
Synonyms:
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