Test Catalog

Test ID: APLB    
Apolipoprotein B, Plasma

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

Assessment of residual risk in patients at target non high-density lipoprotein-cholesterol (HDL-C) (or low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol: LDL-C)


Follow-up studies in individuals with non-HDL-C (or LDL-C) values 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.


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

Apolipoprotein B, P

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

Apolipoprotein B-100
Apo B
Apolipoprotein B+A1 ORDER APABR