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Available Tests

  • alpha-1-Antitrypsin


(A1AT, a1AT)

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB810
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   82103
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 300 µL blood/gold or red top bullet


4 hours
Room temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: Not recommended

Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs
Reference Range Normal: 88 -183 mg/dL
Comments Reference Range effective 5/18/2016
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on December 11, 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