Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ADIPONECTIN

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1526         Geisinger Epic ID: 29517

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum.
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
1 mL aliquot serum; minimum 0.5 mL.
Special notes:
3.5 mL gold-top (serum separator) is only acceptable tube type.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Centrifuge and immediately separate serum specimens from the cells into clean, plastic, screw-capped vial(s). 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or frozen.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 72 hours. Refrigerated: 1 week. Frozen: 21 days.
Rejection criteria:
Grossly lipemic, hemolyzed, or icteric samples will be rejected.

TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
83520
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Adiponectin.
Methodology:
Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)
Synonyms:
ADIP

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday-Friday morning. Report available 7-10 days    
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