Albumin

Test Code

ALB

Methodology

Testing performed on DxC 700 AU analyzes with serum testing.

Test Utility

Used in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic inflammatory diseases, collagen diseases, and liver and kidney disorders.

Specimen Storage and Stability

Albumin is stable in serum for one week at room temperature (15-25C) and for one month refrigerated (2-8C).

Specimen Collection and Preparation

Serum sample SST Gold Top or Tiger, minimum 2.0ML. Free from hemolysis is recommended. Separate serum from blood cells as soon as possible.

Specimen Rejection

  • Improperly labeled

  • Specimen grossly

  • Hemolyzed uncentrifuged

Reference Ranges

3.5 - 5.7g/dL

Performed

Monday - Saturday, 16 hours a day.

Result available after getting the specimen in 5 hours.

STAT results available within 2 hours of receipt in the Laboratory.

*NOTE: All Specimen Refrigerated (2-8°C) for 7 days only.

Contacts

Vibra Health Laboratory

Phone: (248) 846-0663

VibraHealthLab.com

1307 Allen Dr, Suite A, Troy, MI 48083