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Adiponectin; serum

CPT Code

83520

Specimen Requirements

1 mL serum

Collection Container/Tube

Red-top tube (no additive) Alternative: Serum gel-separator tube

Transport Container/Tube

Clear plastic serum/plasma transfer vial

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.5 mL

Rejection Criteria

Gross hemolysis

Stability Information

Room temperature: 30 days
Refrigerated: 30 days
Frozen: 30 days
37°C/99°F: 7 days

Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay

Turnaround Time

1 - 3 days

Reference Intervals

Sex Age
Female 1-199 years 4-20 µg/mL
Male 1-199 years 3-16 µg/mL