Test Catalog

Test ID: BFLAC    
Lipid Analysis, Body Fluid

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

Distinguishing between chylous and nonchylous effusions


Identifying iatrogenic effusions

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

Colorimetry/Spectrophotometry (SP)/Electrophoresis

Quantitates cholesterol and triglycerides. Test includes a consultant interpretation.

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


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Lipid Analysis, BF

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

Abnormal Body Fluid, Lipid Survey
Cholesterol, Body Fluids
Cholesterol, Total, Body Fluids
Chylomicron, Body Fluids
Chylothorax Analysis, Abnormal Body Fluid
Chylothorax Lipid Analysis, Abnormal Body Fluid
Fat, Body Fluids
Lipid Analysis, Abnormal Body Fluid
Lipid Analysis, Body Fluid
Lipid Survey, Abnormal Body Fluid
Triglyceride, Body Fluids