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  • Ceruloplasmin

    Test Name:Ceruloplasmin
    Epic Order Code:LAB703
    CPT Code:82390  
    Specimen(s) Type:Serum; 0.5 mL
    Acceptable Container(s):
    Testing Schedule:Monday - Friday
    Turn Around Time:STAT: NA
     Routine: 1 - 3 days
    Collection Information:Fasting specimen preferred. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
    Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab within 1 hour, centrifuge the specimen and remove serum from the red cells. Store and transport at 2 - 8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 3 days. If longer storage is required, store and transport the sample at -20° C for up to 4 weeks.
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficent quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
    Reference Range:20.0 - 60.0 mg/dL
    Additional Information:Intralipid causes artificially high ceruloplasmin results.