ELAFIN
Label Mnemonic: ELAFIN
Epic Lab Code: LAB8455
Downtime Form: A-1a Miscellaneous Request
Commercial Mail-out Laboratory
5231 RCP
356-8593
Specimen(s):
Serum
Collection Medium:
Red top tube 5 mL (Clot Activator)
Minimum:
1.0 mL serum
Rejection Criteria:
Invalid specimen type, inadequate volume, gross hemolysis or gross lipemia, sample not frozen upon receipt.
Delivery Instructions:
Deliver to laboratory immediately after collection. Critical frozen.
Testing Schedule:
3-5 days upon receipt at reference laboratory
Reference Range:
4.9-23.8 ng/mL
Valid Checking = 0.0 - 999.9 ng/mL
Abnormality - Abnormal = <4.9 or >23.8 ng/mL
Methodology:
The assay for quantification of Elafin is a sandwich ELISA performed in a microtiter plate format.
CPT Code:
83520