Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Lipid Plus Risk with Direct LDL Order Code : LPDP
Note: Regardless of whether patient is fasting or not, lab will still accept lipid specimen and run them. Phlebotomist needs to alert the chemistry team that specimens were collected under non-fasting conditions.
Specimen Type: Plasma/Serum
Container Type: Mint-top gel tube (Lithium heparin) or SST Gold-top tube
Required Volume: 4.5 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 2 mL
Methodology: Spectrophotometric (Colorimetric)
Components: Total Cholesterol, HDL Cholesterol, Homocysteine, High Sensitivity CRP, LDL Cholesterol (direct), Cholesterol/HDLRatio, Lipoprotein (a), Non-HDL Cholesterol, Calculated Cardiac Risk, Triglycerides
Standard Run Times: Mon-Fri
Turnaround Time: 2-3 days
Special Handling: The patient should be fasting for at least 8 hours prior to sample collection. Refrigerate
CPT Codes: 80061, 83721, 83090, 83695, 86141
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB2972
SHC EPIC Code: LABLPDP
Department: Chemistry