Days Set Up
Monday
Analytic Time

4 - 12 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Turbidimetric Immunoassay

Test Usage

Assessing blood glucose levels over approximately a 20-day period. Assessment of insulin dosage in diabetics and evaluation of glycemia in pregnancy.

Reference Range

0.6 - 3.0%

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Collect specimen in an SST or lavender top tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum or plasma into a plastic vial and freeze.

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in an SST or lavender top tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum or plasma into a plastic vial and freeze.

Yellow Top Tube
Normal Volume
1 mL serum or EDTA plasma
Minimum Volume
0.2 mL serum or EDTA plasma

Billing Information

CPT Code
82985
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.