Cholestanol (Cerebrotendinous Xanthomatosis)
Label Mnemonic: CHOLEST
Epic Lab Code: LAB2853
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Plasma
Collection Medium:
Lavender top tube 3 mL (EDTA)
Alternate Collection Media:
Green top tube 4 mL (Na Heparin)
Minimum:
1.0 mL plasma
Delivery Instructions:
Submit specimen to laboratory as soon as possible after collection.
Turn Around Time:
3-9 working days upon receipt at reference laboratory
Reference Range:
0-8 weeks: 0.89 - 5.18 ug/mL (n=38)
>8 weeks: 0.86 - 3.71 ug/mL (n=68)
Methodology:
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
CPT Code:
82542