Albany Medical Center
 Search
Home / Caring / Educating / Find a Doctor / News / Give Now / Careers / About / Calendar / Directions / Contact
Maps & Directions
Search for a Test
Select a Test

lp pla2
Synonyms: LpPLA ; LpPLA2 ; PLA2 ; PLAC ; Stroke; Lipoprotein-Associated Phospholipase A2 
Computer Code: (RPLAC)
Specimen Collection: 7 mL blood (red, gold, lavender or sodium heparin green top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Serum: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min 0.2 mL serum. Plasma: centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove plasma, refrigerate. Min 0.2 mL plasma. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 5 days 
Stat TAT:  
CPT Code(s): 83698 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/25/2014
Time: 11:57:59 (24hr)