Additional Info: Test includes total protein, albumin, alpha 1, alpha 2, beta, gamma, and pathology interpretation
Methodology: Colorimetric and Electrophoresis
1 yellow-top SST tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of serum), preferred to be drawn following an overnight (8-10 hour) fast. Centrifuge SST 30 minutes after draw. Refrigerate specimen after collection.
NOTE: Hemolysis, lipemia, and evaporation may cause inaccurate results.
Days Set Up: Monday through Friday
84155 – Protein, total
84165 – electrophoresis