LIPOPROTEIN (A)

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: LPA
UPHSM LIS Test #: 637
Schedule: Monday - Saturday
Testing Time: Same day
Testing Lab: Mayo Labs

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 1.0 mL
Temperature: Refrigerate
Tube Type: 1 Red Top or SST
Collection Info:

Specimen Acceptability

Reject Due To

Hemolysis
Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia
Mild OK; Gross reject

Icterus
Mild OK; Gross reject

Methods

Immunoturbidometric

Clinical Utilities

Useful For Cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk refinement in patients with moderate or high risk based on conventional risk factors

CPT Codes

83695

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.