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Test ID: LCATD
Lecithin Cholesterol Acyltransferase Deficiency Profile

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

83253

Reference Values Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.

CHOLESTEROL, TOTAL

The National Cholesterol Education Program (NCEP) has set the following guidelines (reference values):

Desirable: <200 mg/dL

Borderline high: 200-239 mg/dL

High: > or =240 mg/dL

 

The Expert Panel on Integrated Guidelines for Cardiovascular Health and Risk Reduction in Children and Adolescents has set the following guidelines in children 2 to 17 years of age:

TOTAL CHOLESTEROL

Acceptable: <170 mg/dL

Borderline high: 170-199 mg/dL

High: > or =200 mg/dL

 

CHOLESTERYL ESTERS

> or =16 years of age: 60-80% of total cholesterol

Reference values have not been established for patients that are <16 years of age.

 

PHOSPHOLIPIDS

> or =16 years of age: 155-275 mg/dL

Reference values have not been established for patients that are <16 years of age.

 

LYSOPHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINE

> or =16 years of age:

16:0 Lysophosphatidylcholine: > or =62 mcmol/L

18:0 Lysophosphatidylcholine: > or =20 mcmol/L

Reference values have not been established for patients that are <16 years of age.



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