Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HAPTO
Methodology

Quantitative Immunoturbidimetry

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

Within 24 hours

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation

Fasting specimen preferred.

Collect

Plasma separator tube or serum separator tube. Also acceptable: Green (sodium or lithium heparin), or pink (K2EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Grossly hemolyzed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

After separation from cells: Ambient: 3 months; Refrigerated: 3 months; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Interval

30-200 mg/dL

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

FDA

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

83010

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0050280 Haptoglobin 4542-7
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Aliases
  • haptoglobin concentration
  • Haptoglobin level
  • Haptoglobin, Serum
  • Hemoglobin-binding Protein
  • Hp
  • Hp concentration
  • HPT
Haptoglobin