Test Overview
Test Methodology

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Test Usage

Evaluation for risk of major adverse cardiovascular events within the next 1 to 5 years

Reference Range *

By report

Test Details
Days Set Up
Tuesday and Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 12 days

Soft Order Code
CERAM
MiChart Code
CERAM
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo (CERAM)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in EDTA tube. Spin and aliquot into plastic capped tube. Freeze within 8 hours of collection. Send to Specimen Processing frozen.

Normal Volume
1 mL EDTA plasma
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL EDTA plasma
Additional Information

Test performed by Mayo Clinic Laboratories

Billing
CPT Code
0119U
Fee Code
AA698
NY State Approved
No