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VAP Cholesterol, Serum (INACTIVE as of 02/29/2016)
0095263
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
VAP CHOL
Methodology
Ultra Centrifugation
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-6 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Fasting specimen is preferred. 
Collect
Serum separator tube (SST). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 4 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL). Additional specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. Also acceptable: Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Frozen serum separator tubes. Grossly hemolyzed specimens. 
Remarks
Specimen must not go through a freeze/thaw cycle. 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen at -20°C: 28 days; Frozen at -70°C: 1 year  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
N/A

Note
N/A
CPT Code(s)
83701; 84478
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0095263VAP Cholesterol, Serum53575-7
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Aliases
  • Expanded Lipoprotein Analysis
  • HDL Subfractions
  • LDL Particle Size
  • LDL Subfractions
  • Verticle Auto Profile VAP

Performed at Atherotech