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Cholesterol, DBS

Categories

  • Chemistry
  • Health Assessment and Safety

General Information

Code:B201
A.K.A.:Cholesterol, Chol
Matrix:Serum / Plasma
Application:Insurance Risk Assessment, Wellness
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:Enzymatic, colorimetric method
Reportable - Test Results Type:Quantitative
Units - Conventional:mg/dL

Specimen Information

Minimum Volume:300 µL
Preferred Volume:500 µL
Rejection Criteria:Improper labeling, improper sample handling, and wrong sample type.
Collection Instructions:See "Blood Collection"
Collection Patient Preparation:NA
Container:Only the specimens listed below were tested and found acceptable. Serum. Plasma: Li‑heparin and K2‑EDTA plasma Do not use citrate, oxalate or fluoride