Alpha2-Macroglobulin

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: A2 MACRO
POE DESCRIPTION: ALPHA2 MACROGLOBULIN; ALPHA2 MACRO
CPT CODE:

83883-90

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube or SSTTM tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
REJECTION CRITERIA: Specimen hemolyzed; Hct >65%
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code S51641
TEST SYNONYM(S):A2M; Acute Phase Protein