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Transthyretin (Prealbumin)

Transthyretin

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB115
EPIC Order
  PREALBUMIN (TTR)
CPT Code(s)   84134
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 500 µL blood/serum separator bullet/red top
Stability
Unspun: 2 hours
Room Temperature: Yes
Refrigerator: 14 days
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes; if stat need, 1 hour TAT
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hours
Reference Range Normal: 17-34 mg/dL
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate
Comments Reference Range effective 12/19/2005.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 02, 2017

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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