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Human Placental Lactogen (HPL)
0099721
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HPL
Methodology
Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-12 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red. 
Specimen Preparation
Separate from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 0.5 mL). 
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens that have been thawed and refrozen. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 3 months 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0099721Human Placental Lactogen (HPL)2104-8
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Aliases

Performed at Cambridge Biomedical Research Group