Leptin, Quantitative by Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
New York DOH Approval Status
Patient should fast overnight prior to collection.
Plain red or serum separator tube.
Transfer 0.5 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)
Non-fasting specimens. Icteric or severely hemolyzed specimens.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 2 months
Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay
|0-17 years||Not Established|
|Adult Male||0.5-12.5 ng/mL|
|Adult Female||0.5-15.2 ng/mL|
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. This test was performed in a CLIA certified laboratory and is intended for clinical purposes.
Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0070263||Leptin, Quant by CIA||21365-2|
- leptin resistance