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92701: Omegacheck(tm) Print View
EPA+DPA+DHA     % by wt 
Arachidonic Acid/EPA Ratio      
Omega 6/Omega 3 Ratio      
Omega 3 total     % by wt 
EPA     % by wt 
DPA     % by wt 
DHA     % by wt 
Omega 6 total     % by wt 
Arachidonic Acid     % by wt 
Linoleic Acid     % by wt 

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 0.5 (0.1) mL   Refrigerated - 2 Month(s)/Frozen - 2 Month(s)/Room Temperature - 2 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

OmegaCheck(TM) may be performed on individuals with hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia, hypertension, and/or those at high metabolic or cardiovascular risk.

1. Gently invert 8-10X (DO NOT SHAKE!).
2. Do no centrifuge.
3. Store and transport refrigerated.

Patient Preparation:
Fasting is preferred but not required.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Saturday

Reported (Analytical Time)
6-9 days

CPT Code
82542

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.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Lipemic samples
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Specimen Stability:
Room temperature: 70 days
Refrigerated: 70 days
Frozen (-20 degrees Celsius): Unacceptable
Frozen (-70 degrees Celsius): 10 weeks
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry






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