Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : AFP, Total and L3 Percent Order Code : 11307R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Alpha Fetoprotein
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: SST Gold-top gel tube
Required Volume: 2 mL blood (1 mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
Methodology: Quantitative Liquid Chromatography/Immunoassay
Turnaround Time: 2-6 days
Special Handling: Transport Temperature: Frozen. Specimen Stability (After separation from cells): - Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 3 months (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles).
CPT Codes: 82107
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB11307R
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11307R
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Gastroenterology/Hepatology; Oncology
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories
URL: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0081208.jsp