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Apolipoprotein B, Serum/Plasma

Test ID: APOB
Orderable by Ontario ND

Test

Method

Nephelometry

Report Includes

Apolipoprotein B

Specimens

Serum; Plasma (EDTA)

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Specimen

Specimens

Serum; Plasma (EDTA)

Sample Volume

1 mL

Collection & Handling

Handling Information

Separate from cells within 4 hours of collection. Store and send frozen.

Additional Information

When Triglycerides are >10 mmol/L, analysis is not accurate and will not be performed.

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Performance / Interpretation

Method

Nephelometry

Turnaround Time

10 days

Results

Name Units Reference Range Conversion Factor
Apolipoprotein B g/L
  • 0.59 - 1.46

Test Location

ON, CA

Test Version

30-Sep-2019

Interface / Setup

HL7 Interface Codes

Order Code Result Codes Units
APOB 2640Apolipoprot B g/L

Test Version

30-Sep-2019