LipoProfile by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR), Particle Analysis Only
2003323
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
LIPO PRO
Methodology
Quantitative Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
3-6 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
12 hour fast is preferred but not required.  
Collect
Clot Activator Tube (ARUP supply #40484). Available online through eSupply using ARUP Connect ™ or by contacting ARUP Client Services at (800) 522-2787. Also acceptable: Plain red.  
Specimen Preparation
Gently invert tube to mix contents and allow to clot at room temperature for 30 minutes. Separate serum from cells within 8 hours. Transfer 2 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL REFRIGERATED.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Plasma. Specimens more than 6 days old. Separator tubes.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 6 days; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
By Report  
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.

Specimen analysis performed at ARUP Laboratories. NMR LDL Particle Number is interpreted by ARUP. All other NMR test components are interpreted by LipoScience, Inc., Raleigh, NC.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
83704
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2001893LDL Particle Number by NMR
2001894Small LDL Particle Number
2001896LDL Particle Size
2001897Large HDL Particle Number
2001898Large VLDL Particle Number
2002510HDL Size
2002511VLDL Size
2002512HDL Particle Number
2002513LP Insulin Resistance Score
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.
Aliases
  • HDL Particle
  • HDL Size
  • LDL Particle
  • Lipid Particle Concentration
  • Lipid Particle Size
  • Lipid Profile, NMR
  • Lipoprotein Particle
  • VLDL Particle
  • VLDL Size

Performed at Liposcience