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Test ID: APOLB    
Apolipoprotein B, Serum

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

Assessment of cardiovascular risk

 

Follow-up studies in individuals with basic lipid measures inconsistent with risk factors or clinical presentation

 

Definitive studies of cardiac risk factors in individuals with significant family histories of coronary artery disease or other increased risk factors

 

Confirmation of suspected abetalipoproteinemia or hypobetalipoproteinemia

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

Automated Turbidimetric Immunoassay

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

Apolipoprotein B, S

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

Apo B
APO-B
APOB
APOB-100
Apolipoprotein B+A1 ORDER APOAB
Apolipoprotein B-100