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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.
S51264: Fatty Acid Profile, Essential (C12-C22), Serum [FAPEP] Print View
Lauric Acid, C12:0   < 12 months: 6 - 190
< 18 years: 5 - 80
>= 18 years: 6 - 90 
nmol/mL 
Myristic Acid, C14:0   < 12 months: 30 - 320
< 18 years: 40 - 290
>= 18 years: 30 - 450 
nmol/mL 
Hexadecenoic Acid,C16:1w9   < 12 months: 21 - 69
< 17 years: 24 - 82
>= 17 years: 25 - 105 
nmol/mL 
Palmitoleic Acid, C16:1w7   < 12 months: 20 - 1020
< 18 years: 100 - 670
>= 18 years: 110 - 1130 
nmol/mL 
Palmitic Acid, C16:0   < 12 months: 720 - 3120
< 18 years: 960 - 3460
>= 18 years: 1480 - 3730 
nmol/mL 
g-Linolenic Acid,C18:3w6   < 12 months: 6 - 110
< 18 years: 9 - 130
>= 18 years: 16 - 150 
nmol/mL 
a-Linolenic Acid, C18:3w3   < 12 months: 10 - 190
< 18 years: 20 - 120
>= 18 years: 50 - 130 
nmol/mL 
Linoleic Acid, C18:2w6   < 32 days: 350 - 2660
< 1 years: 1000 - 3300
< 18 years: 1600 - 3500
>= 18 years: 2270 - 3850 
nmol/mL 
Oleic Acid, C18:1w9   < 12 months: 250 - 3500
< 18 years: 350 - 3500
>= 18 years: 650 - 3500 
nmol/mL 
Vaccenic Acid, C18:1w7   < 12 months: 140 - 720
< 18 years: 320 - 900
>= 18 years: 280 - 740 
nmol/mL 
Stearic Acid, C18:0   < 12 months: 270 - 1140
< 18 years: 280 - 1170
>= 18 years: 590 - 1170 
nmol/mL 
EPA, C20:5w3   < 12 months: 2 - 60
< 18 years: 8 - 90
>= 18 years: 14 - 100 
nmol/mL 
Arachidonic Acid, C20:4w6   < 12 months: 110 - 1110
< 18 years: 350 - 1030
>= 18 years: 520 - 1490 
nmol/mL 
Mead Acid, C20:3w9   < 32 days: 8 - 60
< 1 years: 3 - 24
< 18 years: 7 - 30
>= 18 years: 7 - 30 
nmol/mL 
h-g-Linolenic Acid, C20:3w6   < 12 months: 30 - 170
< 18 years: 60 - 220
>= 18 years: 50 - 250 
nmol/mL 
Arachidic Acid, C20:0   < 12 months: 30 - 120
< 18 years: 30 - 90
>= 18 years: 50 - 90 
nmoL/mL 
DHA, C22:6w3   < 12 months: 10 - 220
< 18 years: 30 - 160
>= 18 years: 30 - 250 
nmol/mL 
DPA, C22:5w6   < 12 months: 3 - 70
< 18 years: 10 - 50
>= 18 years: 10 - 70 
nmol/mL 
DPA, C22:5w3   < 12 months: 6 - 110
< 18 years: 30 - 270
>= 18 years: 20 - 210 
nmol/mL 
DTA, C22:4w6   < 12 months: 2 - 50
< 18 years: 10 - 40
>= 18 years: 10 - 80 
nmol/mL 
Docosenoic Acid, C22:1   < 12 months: 2 - 20
< 18 years: 4 - 13
>= 18 years: 4 - 13 
nmol/mL 
Nervonic Acid, C24:1w9   < 12 months: 30 - 150
< 18 years: 50 - 130
>= 18 years: 60 - 100 
nmol/mL 
Triene Tetraene Ratio   < 32 days: 0.01 - 0.08
< 18 years: 0.01 - 0.05
>= 18 years: 0.01 - 0.03 
 
Total Saturated Acid   < 12 months: 1.2 - 4.6
< 18 years: 1.4 - 4.9
>= 18 years: 2.5 - 5.5 
mmol/L 
Total Monounsaturated Acid   < 12 months: 0.3 - 4.6
< 18 years: 0.5 - 4.4
>= 18 years: 1.3 - 5.8 
mmol/L 
Total Polyunsaturated Acid   < 12 months: 1.1 - 4.9
< 18 years: 1.7 - 5.3
>= 18 years: 3.2 - 5.8 
mmol/L 
Total w3   < 12 months: < .5
< 18 years: 0.1 - 0.5
>= 18 years: 0.2 - 0.5 
mmol/L 
Total w6   < 12 months: 0.9 - 4.4
< 18 years: 1.6 - 4.7
>= 18 years: 3 - 5.4 
mmol/L 
Total Fatty Acids   < 12 months: 3.3 - 14
< 18 years: 4.4 - 14.3
>= 18 years: 7.3 - 16.8 
mmol/L 
Interpretation      

PRIMARY
1 Serum 0.5 (0.15) mL   Refrigerated - 24 Hour(s)/Frozen - 3 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

Draw following an overnight fast (12-14 hrs). Patient must not
consume any alcohol for 24 hours before specimen is drawn.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Code
82544

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
*** Patient DOB is required *** Methodology: GC/MS, Stable Isotope Dilution Analysis






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