FibroSURE, Serum
2004745
 
Ordering Recommendation
Not a substitute for liver biopsy. Consider for assessing liver status in individuals at increased risk of complications from liver biopsy.
Mnemonic
HCV FIBRO
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Immunologic/Colorimetry/Kinetic/Nephelometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-11 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Not recommended for patients younger than 15 years of age.  
Collect
Plain red or serum separator tube (SST).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate from cells within one hour of collection. Transfer 3 mL serum to an ARUP standard Transport Tube. (Min: 3 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
Patient age and gender must be included on the request form.  
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
(82172; 82247; 82977; 83010; 83883; 84460) or 0001M*
*The 2014 AMA CPT manual contains the component CPT Codes and the new Administrative MAAA codes. Please direct any questions regarding CPT coding to the payer being billed
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
2005692FibroSURE - Fibrosis Scoring
2005693FibroSURE - Fibrosis Stage
2005694FibroSURE - Necroinflamm. Activity Score
2005695FibroSURE - Necroinflamm. Activity Grade
2005696FibroSURE - Analysis
2005697FibroSURE - Alpha 2-Macroglobulins, Qn
2005698FibroSURE - Haptoglobin
2005699FibroSURE - Apolipoprotein A-1
2005700FibroSURE - Bilirubin, Total
2005701FibroSURE - Gamma-Glutamyl Trans. (GGT)
2005702FibroSURE - Alanine Aminotrans (P5P)
2005703FibroSURE - Interpretations
2005704FibroSURE - Fibrosis Score
2005705FibroSURE - Necroinflamm. Activ. Scoring
2005706FibroSURE - Limitations
2005707FibroSURE - Comment
* 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
  • ActiTest (FibroSURE)
  • FibroTest (FibroSURE)
  • Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) FibroSURE (FibroSURE)
Performed at LabCorp