Cholesterol

Methodology: Enzymatic Colorimetric

Specimen Requirements:
1 yellow-top SST tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of serum) drawn following an overnight (12-14 hour) fast. Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.

Analytical Time: 1 day

Days Set Up: Monday through Sunday

CPT Information:
82465 – cholesterol