Alpha1-Antitrypsin

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: A1AT
POE DESCRIPTION: ALPHA1 ANTITRYPSIN; A1AT
CPT CODE:

82103-90

DAYS PERFORMED:

Daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

 

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 4 ml and SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Gross hemolysis, Grossly lipemic

MINIMUM VOLUME: 1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 1513

METHODOLOGY:

Immunoturbidimetric

LAST UPDATED:

7-9-2014

TEST SYNONYM(S):A1AT, serum; AAT; Acute Phase Protein