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Test ID   LAB986
EPIC Order
  FATTY ACIDS, FREE
CPT Code(s)   82725
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   888
Specimen Routine: 4 mL blood/red top tube/SST acceptable; See Important Comments
  micro: 1.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory -Mayo Medical Laboratories
  STAT: N/A
     
Turnaround Time   3-5 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
     
Comments Deliver immediately, must be processed within 45 min of collection.  Patient must fast over-night (12-14 hrs) and not consume any alcohol 24 hours before specimen is drawn.

Reviewed by jcayless on March 02, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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