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90367: Leptin (90367) Print View
Leptin ECL    ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.2) mL   Room Temperature - 8 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 14 Day(s)/Frozen - 35 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Leptin is an adipocyte-derived hormone that is essential for normal body weight regulation. Leptin production is under neuroendocrine control so that serum concentrations vary directly with the amount of triglycerides stored in adipose tissue depots.

Serum Red Top Tube or Serum Separator Tube

Transportation Temperature: Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria: Hypericteric
Setup Schedule
Monday, Thursday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Next day

CPT Code
82397

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.






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