Lipid Profile *
REQUESTING AND COLLECTING

Ordering:
Indicate on form if patient is fasting. Includes total cholesterol,

triglycerides, HDL cholesterol, LDL cholesterol, Non-HDL cholesterol,

total cholesterol : HDL cholesterol ratio.

Request as: "Chol, Trigs HDL", or "Lipids + HDL".

PLEASE NOTE: Non-Fasting samples are accepted for Lipid Testing

(from 3/4/17)

If Fasting lipids required/collected please indicate on reqeust form.
Container(s):
Heparin tube (5 mL lime-top) - Preferred

Serum (gold-top) - Preferred

GENERAL INFORMATION

Availability:
Test performed 7 days/24 hours. Results available 2 hours after sample

arrival in laboratory.

Laboratory:
Auto Chemistry (8382-9164)

Patient Results:
(02) 8382-9100
Synonyms:
FullLipid profile

Clinical Hyperlink:
Lipid Profile - SydPath website
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERRING LABORATORIES
Handling & Transport:
Centrifuge sample and transport plasma at 4°C
Cariovascular risk and therapy (NVDPA
http://heartfoundation.org.au/images/uploads/pub
guidelines)
lications/
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR HANDLING AT SYDPATH
SydPath Handling:
SPRO: Place on MPA (heparin first unless serum first for other tests)

Data Entry Code:
HDL

SydPath Division:
Chemical Pathology

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Date/Time published: 27/05/2020 16:35:35
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