Leptin, Serum/Plasma Test (2500SP)

Leptin, Serum/Plasma Test (2500SP)

Analysis Code 2500SP 
Test Name Leptin, Serum/Plasma 
Test Includes Leptin 
Purpose Endocrinology; This test is New York State approved. 
Category Endocrinology 
Method(s) Quantitative Multiplex Bead Immunoassay 
Specimen Requirements 1 mL Serum or Plasma 
Transport Temperature Frozen 
Specimen Container Plastic container (preservative-free) 
Special Handling Serum: Collect sample in Red top tube or Polymer gel separation tube (SST)
Plasma: Collect sample in Lavender top tube (EDTA).
Patient must fast overnight prior to collection.
Non-fasting specimens are not acceptable. Icteric or severely hemolyzed specimens are not acceptable.
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial
using approved guidelines. 
Light Protection Required Not Required 
Stability Room Temperature: 1 day(s)
Refrigerated: 2 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 30 day(s) 
*Rejection Criteria Received Room Temperature. Received Refrigerated. 
Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT [Quant Multiplex BIA] Tuesday Thursday / 5 days 
**Minimum Volume 0.25 mL 
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*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.


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