Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HPL
Methodology

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay

Performed

Varies

Reported

3-12 days

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

Plain red.

Specimen Preparation

Separate from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 0.5 mL).
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

CRITICAL FROZEN.

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimens that have been thawed and refrozen.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 24 hours; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

83632

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0099721 Human Placental Lactogen (HPL) 2104-8
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Aliases
Human Placental Lactogen (HPL)

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