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Leptin

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
LEP ENDO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL (minimum 1.5 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
-
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Double antibody RIA
Special Instructions:
Fasting specimen is preferred. Do not administer isotopes 24 hours prior to collection.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: Male = 0.7-5.3; Female = 3.3-18.3 (ng/mL)
CPT Code:
83519
Synonyms:
-