Total Protein

Test Code

TP

Methodology

Testing performed with serum on Beckman Coulter DxC 700 AU analyzer.

Test Utility

Used for the diagnosis and management of a variety of diseases involving the liver, kidney, and bone marrow.

Specimen Storage and Stability

Total Protein 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, 2.0mL in Gold Top or Tiger SST, free from hemolysis are recommended.

Specimen Rejection

  • Improperly labeled

  • Specimen grossly

  • Hemolyzed uncentrifuged

Reference Ranges

6.4 - 8.9g/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