Leptin, Quantitative by Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
0070263
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
LEP
Methodology
Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed
Mon, Thu
Reported
1-5 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Patient should fast overnight prior to collection.  
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Non-fasting specimens. Icteric or severely hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 2 months  
Reference Interval
 
 
Age Reference Interval
0-​17 years Not Established
Adult Male 0.5-​12.5 ng/mL
Adult Female 0.5-​15.2 ng/mL
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82397
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0070263Leptin, Quant by CIA
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Aliases
  • Leptin
  • leptin resistance