RETINOL BINDING PROTEIN

LAB3177

 

Collect

Serum separator tube.

Specimen Preparation

Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Unacceptable Conditions

Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Methodology

Quantitative Nephelometry

Reported

1-4 days

Synonyms

  • LAB3177
  • RBP

Ordering Recommendations

May be helpful as an indicator of malnutrition, acute and chronic hepatic disease, advanced chronic renal insufficiency, or cystic fibrosis. Assess nephrotic syndrome and protein-losing enteropathy.

Reference Interval

3.0-6.0 mg/dL

CPT Codes

83883
Collection

LAB3177

 

Collect

Serum separator tube.

Specimen Preparation

Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Unacceptable Conditions

Contaminated, hemolyzed, or severely lipemic specimens.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

After separation from cells: Ambient: 4 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months
Ordering

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Methodology

Quantitative Nephelometry

Reported

1-4 days

Synonyms

  • LAB3177
  • RBP

Ordering Recommendations

May be helpful as an indicator of malnutrition, acute and chronic hepatic disease, advanced chronic renal insufficiency, or cystic fibrosis. Assess nephrotic syndrome and protein-losing enteropathy.
Result Interpretation

Reference Interval

3.0-6.0 mg/dL
Administrative

CPT Codes

83883

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