Cholesterol, total

Alphabetical Test listing

Cholesterol, total-71

  
Cholesterol, total
  
71
  
82465.1
  
CHT
  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
  
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Ambient - 7 days

  
  • 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 - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic

  

100 - 199 mg/dL

  
82465
  
Yes
  
  
11/30/2001
  
08/27/2018
  
02/10/2020