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Test Code AATS ALPHA 1 ANTITRYPSIN

Specimen Information

Container Specimen

Temperature

Collect vol

Submit vol   Minimum Vol Stability
SST Serum

Refrigerate

5 mL 0.5 mL   0.2 mL 7 days
*Yellow Microtainer     0.6 mL        

Heparinized (green top) plasma is NOT acceptable.

*While a microtainer is an optional tube type in rare circumstances, it is not recommended.

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Monday – Friday / Same day / Not available STAT

Method

Turbidometric

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Alpha 1 Antitrypsin                                                      82103

 

Instrumentation

Binding Site Optilite

Section

Chemistry-2

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Reference Range

Age Sex

Physiological
Status

Low High Units
>18 Yeard All N/A 90 200 mg/dL

 

Order Code LOINC

Order Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
AAT A1 Antitrypsin 1825-9

 

Result Code LOINC(s)

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
AAT A1 Antitrypsin 1825-9

 

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes