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Test ID: TGLBF    
Triglycerides, Body Fluid

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

Distinguishing between chylous and nonchylous effusions

 

Measurement of triglycerides in body fluids as a surrogate for chylomicrons

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

Colorimetry

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

Yes

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

Triglycerides, BF

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

Chylothorax Analysis, Abnormal Body Fluid
Chylothorax Lipid Analysis, Abnormal Body Fluid
Fat, Body Fluids
Triglyceride, Body Fluids
TGLBF