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Test ID: ADMA    
Asymmetric Dimethylarginine, Plasma

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

83651

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

Yes

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

An adjunct to other risk markers for assessing an individual’s overall probabilistic likelihood of future coronary events, especially in patients with renal failure.

 

This test is best used to aid in eliciting lifestyle changes that can reduce risk of coronary events; it does not predict absolute events, nor does it predict specific events.

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

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

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

Asymmetric Dimethyl Arginine, P

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

Asym dime arginine