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Procollagen I Propeptide

Item Value
Available Stat? No
Test code P1NP
Performed by Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method Immunoassay
Container type Gold top or Red top
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.3 mL serum
UCSF Rejection Criteria Gossly hemolyzed or lipemic samples
Processing notes Aliquot and freeze. Transport to CB frozen. Order Quest test code 16609.
Ref Lab Rejection Criteria Gossly hemolyzed or lipemic samples
Units µg/L (mcg/L)
Normal range
Synonyms P1NP
Stability Room temperature unacceptable,refrigerated 27 days, frozen 2 months
Turn around times 5 - 7 days
CPT coding 83519-90
LOINC code 47255-5
Last Updated 6/24/2016 12:23:15
Entry Number 1630
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