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Test ID FPFIB PROMETHEUS FIBROSpect II

Reporting Name

Prometheus FibroSpect II

Useful For

Testing can aid physicians in differentiating no/mild liver fibrosis

from moderate –to-severe liver fibrosis in patients with hepatitis C,

and may help reduce the number of liver biopsies required.

Method Name

Nephelometry

Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Performing Laboratory

Prometheus Laboratories, Inc. Therapeutics and Diagnostics

Specimen Type

Serum

Specimen Required

Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s). (Serum gel tube is acceptable.) Spin down and send 2 mL of serum refrigerated.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  30 days
  Ambient  7 days

Reference Values

A final report will be attached in MayoAccess.

 

Test Performed By:  Prometheus Laboratories, Inc.

                                        Therapeutics and Diagnostics

                                        9410 Carroll Park Drive

                                        San Diego, CA  92121

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

CPT Code Information

83520/x2 Immunoassay, analyte, not otherwise specified

83883/Nephelometry, each analyte not elsewhere specified

LOINC Code Information

Result ID Reporting Name LOINC Code
Z1520 PROMETHEUS FIBROSpect II In Process