Enzymatic, Colorimetric Assay
Submit only 1 of the following specimens:
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum ambient in a plastic vial.
Draw blood in a lavender-top (EDTA) tube(s). Spin down and send 1 mL of EDTA plasma ambient in a plastic vial.
0.75 mL Note: This volume does not allow for repeat testing.
|Specimen Type||Temperature||Time||Special Container|
|Varies||Ambient (preferred)||7 days|
<18 y Not Established
Adult Males 10.7-32.0
Adult Females 6.8-29.3
Glycemic control goal for diabetic patients: >10
GlycoMark is intended for use with managing glycemic control in diabetic patients. A low result corresponds to high glucose peaks.
1, 5-AG blood levels can be affected by clinical conditions or medications.
Monday through Friday
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Result LOINC Value
Applies only to results expressed in units of measure originally reported by the performing laboratory. These values do not apply to results that are converted to other units of measure.
|Change Type||Effective Date|
|Test Changes - Specimen Information||2022-08-23|