Posted Date
Effective Date
Test Name Lipid Panel
Update Type Reference range changed
CPT Code 80061, Reflex 83721
Order Code LIPID

TEST CHANGE

 

Lipid Panel

Order Code:                             LIPID

CPT Code:                               80061, Reflex 83721

 

AND

 

HDL Cholesterol

Order Code:                             CHDL

CPT Code:                               82465 Cholesterol, 83718 HDL

 

Effective March 18, 2021, MLabs will add non-HDL cholesterol component to both the Lipid Panel (LIPID) and HDL Cholesterol (CHDL) tests.

 

Reference Range:

 

Non-HDL Cholesterol for Adults ages 18 and up:

Desirable

< 130 mg/dL 

Above Desirable

130 - 159 mg/dL

Borderline High

160 - 189 mg/dL

High

190 - 219 mg/dL

Very High

≥ 220 mg/dL

 

Non-HDL Cholesterol for Children ages 2 - 17 yrs:

Acceptable

< 120 mg/dL 

Borderline High

120 - 144 mg/dL

High

≥ 145 mg/dL