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Retinol binding protein

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB3452

 

Methodology: 

Fixed Time Nephelometry

Schedule: 

Tuesday

Reported: 

1 week, 3 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Red-top tube (no gel); Patient must be fasting for at least 12
hours before specimen collection.
Transport: Refrigerated (cold packs).
Unacceptable conditions: Plasma; Received room temperature
Stability: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 90 days

 

Notes: 

Performing lab: Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute-San Juan Capistrano, CA 33608 Ortega Highway San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-2042

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc

CPT Code(s): 

83883

Last Changed: 

8/23/2017 11:38:56 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 11:39:07 PM