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Test Code LPR LIPID PANEL

Important Note

he patient should be fasting, as reference ranges are based on fasting individuals.

Tests included are: Cholesterol, Triglycerides, HDL, LDL (calculated), Cholesterol/HDL ratio and non-HDL Cholesterol.

Test subject to Medicare National Coverage Determination (NCD) Cardiovascular Screening Blood Tests and 190.23 Lipids Testing.

This test is subject to reflex testing, see Laboratory Reflex Testing Policy, you have the option to decline reflex testing if you believe it is not medically necessary. If the triglyceride is greater than 400 mg/dL or the calculated LDL is deemed invalid a measured LDL will be performed.

Additional Codes

Primary ID

Epic Code

Mayo  Access ID

LPR

LAB18 FAH4957

 

Specimen Information

Container

Specimen

Temperature

Collect Vol

Submit Vol

Minimum Vol

Stability
SST Serum

Refrigerate

4 mL 1.5 mL 0.8 mL 5 days
Lithium Heparin (Green Top) Plasma Refrigerate 4 mL 0.6 mL 0.3 mL 5 days

 

Test Schedule / Analytical Time / Test Priority

Daily / 24 Hours / Not available STAT

Method

See individual tests.

CPT(s)

Description CPT Code
Lipid Profile 80061

 

Instrumentation

Ortho Vitros 5600

Reference Range

See individual tests.

Section

Chemistry-1

Performing Location

University of Vermont Medical Center

Is the UVMMC lab NY State Certified to perform this testing?  Yes/No

Yes

LOINC Code Information

Result Code Reporting Name LOINC Code
CHOL Cholesterol 2093-3
TRIG Triglyceride 2571-8
HDL HDL 2085-9
LDL LDL, Calculated 2089-1
CHHDLR Chol/HDL Ratio 9830-1
FASTN Fasting? 49541-6
NHDLCH Non HDL Cholesterol 43396-1