Coenzyme Q10, Total
0081119
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
COENZ Q10
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Performed
Tues, Thu, Sat
Reported
1-6 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Patient should fast overnight prior to specimen collection. Patient may have water. It is not necessary to discontinue nutritional supplements prior to this test.  
Collect
Plasma separator tube, green (sodium or lithium heparin), serum separator tube, or plain red.  
Specimen Preparation
Protect from light during collection, storage, and shipment. Separate plasma or serum from cells within 1 hour of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Amber Transport Tube. (Min: 0.3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens other than heparinized plasma or serum. Hemolyzed specimens. Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles.  
Remarks
 
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 3 weeks; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
0.4-1.6 mg/L
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Note
CPT Code(s)
82491
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0081120Coenzyme Q10
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, contact interface support at interface.support@aruplab.com.
Cross References
  • CoQ10