ELP and free light chains with reflex to immunofixation, serum

Alphabetical Test listing

ELP and free light chains with reflex to immunofixation, serum-12471

  
ELP and free light chains with reflex to immunofixation, serum
  
12471
  
LAB12471
  
SEPI
  
  • SEP
  • Serum free light chains
  • Reflex to immunofixation if a peak is quantified
  
Serum
  
  
3.0 mL
  
1.0 mL
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 21 days

Ambient - NO

Frozen - 3 months, if frozen within 24 hours

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Immunology: I-E
  
Mo - Fr
  
1 - 2 days
  

ELP: Capillary Zone Electrophoresis

Immunofixation: Electrophoresis

Free light chains: Nephelometry

  

See report

  
04/11/2016
  
09/07/2018
  
02/17/2020