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VAP cholesterol profile

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Chantilly 
Test ID: LAB4708 
Methodology: Density Gradient Ultracentrifugation with Spectrophotometry
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 10-12 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 10.0 mL Blood in a SST.
Pediatric volume: 5 mL.
Handling: Although 10-12 hour fast (no alcohol for 24 hours) is required for the most accurate triglyceride measurement, all other values of the VAP test are directly measured and fasting does not affect their outcome..

Notes: 

Includes Total Cholesterol, Direct LDL Cholesterol, HDL Cholesterol, and direct measured Triglycerides, 21 Lipid Subfractions, Lp(a), IDL-C and LDL pattern size, non-HDL cholesterol components: LDL, IDL, Lp(a), and VLDL

CPT Code(s): 83701, 84478
Last Changed: 12/27/2016 03:09:14
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 03:09:19