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Test ID: LCATD    
Lecithin Cholesterol Acyltransferase Deficiency Profile

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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

Detection of lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency

Profile Information A profile is a group of laboratory tests that are ordered and performed together under a single Mayo Test ID. Profile information lists the test performed, inclusive of the test fee, when a profile is ordered and includes reporting names and individual availability.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
TCSCholesterol, Total, CDC, SYes, (order CHOL)Yes
CHLECholesteryl Esters, SYesYes
PPLPhospholipids, SYesYes
LPCLysophosphatidylcholine, PYesYes

Special Instructions and Forms Describes specimen collection and preparation information, test algorithms, and other information pertinent to test. Also includes pertinent information and consent forms to be used when requesting a particular test

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

TCS, CHLE, PPL: Enzymatic Colorimetric

LPC: 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

Lecithin Chol Acyltrans Def

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

LCAT (Lecithin Cholesterol Acyltransferase Deficiency)
Lecithin Cholesterol Acyltransferase Activity