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Apolipoprotein B
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Information

Apolipoprotein B (APO B) has been reported to be a powerful indicator of CAD. In some patients with CAD, APO B is elevated even in the presence of normal LDL cholesterol.

Methodology
Turbidimetry
Specimen Required

SST, Serum. Volume 1 (0.5) mL. Stability: Ambient – 7 Day, Refrigerated – 14 Days, Frozen – 2 Months

CPT Code(s)
82172