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8296M
PHOSPHOLIPIDS, SERUM

Test Code 8296M 
Test PHOSPHOLIPIDS, SERUM 
Methodology Enzymatic Colorimetric 
Description Useful as a first order test in the diagnosis of lecithin-cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency.

FOR RESEARCH USE ONLY
NOTE:
1. Third party billing IS NOT AVAILABLE for this test. When ordered on Medicare patients, a properly executed Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN) must be submitted with the specimen.
2. Performance characteristics have been determined by the performing laboratory. Results should be interpreted in conjunction with clinical findings. 

Specimen Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube or serum gel tube following an overnight (12 - 14 hour) fast. Patient must not consume any alcohol for 24 hours before the specimen is drawn. Spin down and send 1.0 mL (minimum: 0.5 mL) of serum FROZEN in plastic vial. 
Reference Values 155 - 275 mg/dL 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 84311