Ultracentrifiguation, Electrophoresis, Automated Enzymatic Colorimetric Analysis
Detection and characterization (qualitative and quantitative) of dyslipoproteinemias.
Interpretive report provided. Assay includes total cholesterol, total triglycerides, LDL cholesterol, LDL triglycerides, apolipoprotein B, HDL cholesterol, VLDL cholesterol, VLDL triglycerides, beta VLDL cholesterol, beta VLDL triglycerides, chylomicron cholesterol, chylomicron triglycerides, Lp(a) cholesterol, and LpX.
2 - 6 days
Collect blood in a red top tube from a fasting patient (12-14 hour fast). Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and freeze. Patient must not consume alcohol for 24 hours prior to collection. Indicate patient age and sex on requisition (required).
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories