Retinol Binding Protein
0050467
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
RBP
Methodology
Quantitative Nephelometry
Performed
Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported
1-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months  
Reference Interval
3-6 mg/dL  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
83883
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0050467Retinol Binding Protein
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Aliases
  • RBP
  • Retinol Binding Protein