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HDL Cholesterol

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
HDL ACHM1
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (lithium heparin) tube
Collection Volume:
1.5 mL
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Methodology:
Homogeneous enzymatic colorimetric assay
Special Instructions:
Patient should food fast (water only) for 10-12 hours prior to specimen collection. If possible, discontinue medications.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8417
TAT:
Daily,24 hours; STAT
Additional Info:
Reference range is available on patient report
CPT Code:
83718
Synonyms:
Alpha-Lipoprotein/High Density Lipoprotein Chol