Alpha-1-Acid Glycoprotein
0050002
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
A1A GLYCO
Methodology
Quantitative Nephelometry
Performed
Wed, Sat
Reported
1-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Serum separator tube or green (sodium or lithium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: 1 year  
Reference Interval
47-125 mg/dL
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
82985
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0050002Alpha-1-Acid Glycoprotein
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Cross References
  • A1AG