Cholesterol, LDL

NameCholesterol, LDL
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top)
Reporting Unitsmmol/L
Reference RangeAllN/A
Analytical Range
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time4 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationOvernight fast
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Centrifuged, in refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretationNot calculated if Triglycerides >4.6mmol/L
Time limit for add on test4 days
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: June 6, 2019