3230 Triglycerides

Specimen Type Specimen Stability Reference Range
Serum 7 Days 2 - 8°C <150 mg/dL

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Enzymatic

Schedule

Mon-Sat

Turn-Around Time

24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

To assess the risk of developing heart disease.

CPT Codes

84478

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