Hemoglobin A1c

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TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Hemoglobin A1c
Alternate Name(s)
  • HbA1c
Test Site
  • Colorado
Test Description
Percent determination of Hemoglobin A1c in whole blood, using ion-exchange high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HbA1c

49

Method Description
  • HPLC
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 83036
STAT Allowed
Yes
Download(s)
Draw Status

Living

Pre-Mortem

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • Whole Blood: 1 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • Whole Blood: 3 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Plasma, EDTA - Lavender Top Tube
Sample Handling
Do not freeze whole blood.
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 72 hours
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 7 days
Transport
  • Ambient - Up to 72 Hours
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C – Up to 7 Days