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  Alpha-1-Antitrypsin Specimen Type:
  also known as A1AT  
  **This test is a component of the Alpha-1-Antrypsin Phenotype Panel

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Gel Separator Tube 4 mL
  or:Gel Separator Tube 6 mL
  or: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
  or: Green
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 100 200 mg/dL N/A
Unit of measure: mg/dL
Ideal sample: 4.0 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.2 mL serum or plasma
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry Blood Browse Function
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 1-2 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Immunoturbidimetric
Special Instructions: Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP.  Avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles.  Unacceptable Conditions:  Hemolyzed specimens.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: A1AT
CyberLAB code: 8287
Lab Processing Instructions: Spin and separate ASAP.  Freeze after processing.