Testing performed on Beckman Coulter DxC 700 AU analyzer.
Used in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders involving excess cholesterol in the blood and in lipid and lipoprotein metabolism disorders.
Specimen Storage and Stability
Allow 4.0mL Gold Top or Tiger SST specimens to clot 30 to 60 minutes then immediately centrifuge to separate serum from cells. Refrigerate at 2-8C or 36-46F.
Specimen Collection and Preparation
Total Cholesterol in serum has been reported to be stable for at least 7 days when stored at 2-8C.
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.
Vibra Health Laboratory
Phone: (248) 846-0663
1307 Allen Dr, Suite A, Troy, MI 48083