Fatty Acid, Saturated, Very Long Chain

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: FATTY ACID
POE DESCRIPTION: FATTY ACID SATURATED
CPT CODE:

82726-90

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Include ALD pedigree.  Overnight fasting required. No alcohol consumption 24 hr prior to blood draw.

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

1 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

0.5 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Mayo Clinic - Search Test Code 81369

TEST SYNONYM(S):Very Long Chain Fatty Acid