Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 Order Code : 12210R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: LpPLA; LpPLA2; PLA2; PLAC; LPLA2
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Gold top Acceptable: Red top
Required Volume: 2mL whole blood (1mL serum)
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1mL whole blood (0.5mL serum)
Methodology: Enzymatic Colorimetric
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 2 days
Special Handling: Transport refrigerated.
CPT Codes: 83698
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB1045
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12210R
Causes For Rejection: Gross lipemia, hemolysis or icterus
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
Sendout Lab Test Code: PLACA
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Specimen/65013