Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

3 - 5 days

Soft Order Code

Test Updated:


Lipoprotein NMR
NMR LipoProfile
Lipoprotein Subparticles NMR

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR)

Test Usage

Assessment and management of a patient's risk for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease
Identifying residual risk that may be present in some patients on cholesterol targeting treatment

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.

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

Specimen Requirements

Collection Instructions

Collect blood in a red top tube, following a 12-14 hour overnight fast. Allow isopropyl alcohol to draw before venipuncture. Spin and aliquot serum into a screw capped plastic tube. Refrigerate.

Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
1.5 mL serum
Minimum Volume
1 mL serum

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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.