Alpha 1 Antitrypsin

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB810
  • Soft Test Code:
  • A1AT
Alternate Names
  • Alpha-1 Antitrypsin

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 mL Plasma in a PST Mint Green Top Tube - Li Heparin (preferred)
or 
1.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube 

Alternate Specimen

1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial
or
1.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube
or 
1.0 mL Plasma from a Green Top Tube - Li Heparin in a Plastic Vial

TransportAndStorage

7 days Refrigerated

24 hours unspun

Collection Instructions

 

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

90 - 200 mg/dL


Methodology:
  • Immunoturbidimetric

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center
Days Performed
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Departments
  • Chemistry

Coding & Compliance

CDM

01483959


CPT Coding

82103