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Test Code LPNL Hepatic Function Panel

Specimen Type

Plasma

Container/Tube

Li-Heparin  Mint Green Top

Offsite Collection Instructions

1. Collect sample following standard collection methods
2. Within 2 hours of collection the sample must be spun and
aliquoted
3. Transport refrigerated  (2 – 8C).

Turnaround Time

4 hours

Test Includes

Total Protein, Albumin, Total Bilirubin, Conjugated Bilirubin,
Unconjugated Bilirubin, Alkaline Phosphatase, Aspartate
Aminotransferase, Alanine Aminotransferase

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

UCMC Collection Instructions

1. Collect sample following standard collection methods
2. Within 2 hours of collection the sample must be received in
Laboratory Service Center
3. Transport room temperature (15 – 25C).

STAT Turnaround Time

1 hour

Test Usage

A test or panel may be ordered only when all components are
medically necessary to diagnose or treat an individual patient. If
all components are not medically necessary, a less inclusive panel
and/or an individual test as appropriate to treat the individual
patient should be ordered.

Test Limitations

Each of these may be ordered individually. A test or panel may
be ordered only when all components are medically necessary to
diagnose or treat an individual patient. If all components are not
medically necessary, a less inclusive panel and/or an individual
test as appropriate to treat the individual patient should be
ordered.

Additional Information

A calcuation for Unconjugated Bilirubin is included in this
panel.

Fee Code

30180061

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

24 hours, 7 days a week including holidays.

STAT DAY(S) AND TIME(S) PERFORMED

Avaliable

CPT

80061

Method Name

See Individual tests for Methodology

Reference Values

Refer to Individual Analytes

Refer to NBIL for
calculated Unconjugated bilirubin reference range.

Reject Due To

Whole blood/unspun samples greater than 6 hours will be
rejected.

Synonyms

N/A

Included in Additional codes

N/A

Coverage Information

N/A

Stability: Room Temp

See individual analytes for stability information