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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

Also see age and sex adjusted reference values in Total Cholesterol-Percentile Ranking in Lipids and Lipoproteins in Blood Plasma (Serum) in Special Instructions.

 

CHOLESTERYL ESTERS

60-80% of total cholesterol

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

 

PHOSPHOLIPIDS

155-275 mg/dL

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

 

LYSOPHOSPHATIDYLCHOLINE

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.

 

INTERPRETATION

No evidence of decreased lecithin cholesterol acyltransferase activity

Definitive results and an interpretive report will be provided.



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