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Test ID: APLB    
Apolipoprotein B, Plasma

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011


NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Definitive studies of cardiac risk factors in individuals with significant family histories of coronary artery disease or other increased risk factors


Follow-up studies in individuals with abnormal LDL cholesterol values


Confirmation of suspected abetalipoproteinemia or hypobetalipoproteinemia

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Automated Turbidimetric Immunoassay

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Apolipoprotein B, P

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Apolipoprotein B-100
Apolipoprotein B+A1 ORDER APLAB