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This is a sendout test. Please note that turnaround time is defined as the anticipated time from set up day to results release.
S47655: Fatty Acid Profile-Plasma Print View
Alpha Linolenic (18:3n3)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 7 - 50
>= 13 years: 13 - 80 
umol/L 
Eicosapentaenoic (20:5n3)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 5 - 63
>= 13 years: 5 - 210 
umol/L 
Docosapentaenoic (22:5n3)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 7 - 37
>= 13 years: 11 - 50 
umol/L 
Docosahexaenoic (22:6n3)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 22 - 172
>= 13 years: 31 - 213 
umol/L 
Linoleic (18:2n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 523 - 1532
>= 13 years: 821 - 2032 
umol/L 
Gamma Linolenic (18:3n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 4 - 25
>= 13 years: 5 - 46 
umol/L 
Eicosadienoic (20:2n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 4.3 - 12.2
>= 13 years: 5.2 - 22.5 
umol/L 
Dihomogamma Linolenic (20:3n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 20 - 114
>= 13 years: 27 - 140 
umol/L 
Arachidonic (20:4n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 130 - 434
>= 13 years: 158 - 521 
umol/L 
Docosadienoic (22:2n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .9
>= 13 years: < 2.1 
umol/L 
Docosatetraenoic (22:4n6)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 2.6 - 14.1
>= 13 years: 2.6 - 18.1 
umol/L 
Mead (20:3n9)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 4.5
>= 13 years: < 8.4 
umol/L 
Myristoleic (14:1n5)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 0.8 - 5.8
>= 13 years: 0.8 - 9.7 
umol/L 
Palmitoleic (16:1n7)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 21 - 120
>= 13 years: 30 - 256 
umol/L 
Vaccenic (18:1n7)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 29 - 83
>= 13 years: 40 - 122 
umol/L 
Oleic (18:1n9)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 476 - 1318
>= 13 years: 466 - 1470 
umol/L 
11-Eicosenoic (20:1n9)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 3.8 - 11.3
>= 13 years: 3.7 - 18.1 
umol/L 
Nervonic (24:1n9)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 2.1
>= 13 years: 1.1 - 2.7 
umol/L 
Capric (10:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 1.7 - 6
>= 13 years: 0.8 - 6.2 
umol/L 
Lauric (12:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 1.8 - 27
>= 13 years: 2.2 - 27.3 
umol/L 
Myristic (14:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 11 - 92
>= 13 years: 15 - 139 
umol/L 
Palmitic (16:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 576 - 1595
>= 13 years: 667 - 2526 
umol/L 
Stearic (18:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 309 - 640
>= 13 years: 250 - 629 
umol/L 
Arachidic (20:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 1.6 - 3.3
>= 13 years: 1.3 - 4.7 
umol/L 
Behenic (22:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 0.7 - 1.9
>= 13 years: 0.6 - 2.9 
umol/L 
Lignoceric (24:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 0.78 - 1.64
>= 13 years: 0.63 - 2.45 
umol/L 
Hexacosanoic (26:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .37
>= 13 years: < .44 
umol/L 
Pentadecanoic (15:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 13.6
>= 13 years: < 20.7 
umol/L 
Heptadecanoic (17:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 18.6
>= 13 years: < 24.5 
umol/L 
Nonadecanoic (19:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 1.67
>= 13 years: < 1.90 
umol/L 
Heneicosanoic (21:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .49
>= 13 years: < .75 
umol/L 
Tricosanoic (23:0)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .50
>= 13 years: < .79 
umol/L 
Palmitelaidic (16:1n7t)   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .5
>= 13 years: < 1.9 
umol/L 
Total C18-trans   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < 30
>= 13 years: < 60 
umol/L 
LA/DGLA   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 7 - 41
>= 13 years: 11 - 46 
 
EPA/DGLA   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 0.11 - 0.94
>= 13 years: 0.07 - 5.98 
 
AA/EPA   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: 2 - 43
>= 13 years: 1 - 57 
 
Triene/Tetraene   < 2 years: Call Client Services
< 13 years: < .019
>= 13 years: < .024 
 

PRIMARY
1 Plasma EDTA 3 (2.5) mL   Frozen - 42 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE

Patient must be fasting 8-12 hours.
As of February 1, 2017, we are no longer providing nutritional testing
for children <2yo
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Thursday

Reported (Analytical Time)
16 days

CPT Codes
82725,82726

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
Transport Temperature: Frozen Specimen Stability: Room temperature and Refrigerated: Unacceptable Frozen: 6 weeks Set up Schedule: Varies Reject Criteria: Pediatric samples for patients under 2 years old Serum is accepted with a disclaimer, per Dr. David at Metametrix. Methodology: Capillary Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry **This test is not available for New York patient testing. For New York patient testing please refer to test code 93209 - Fatty Acid Panel (Genova Diagnostics 340).**






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