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Test ID FADIP Adiponectin

Method Name

Enyzme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Reporting Name


Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Draw blood in a plain red-top tube(s), serum gel tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerated in a plastic vial.


Note: Overnight fasting is required.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  28 days

Reference Values

Reference Ranges for Adiponectin:


    Body Mass Index             Males       Females

                                        (mcg/mL)     (mcg/mL)

    <25 kg/meters-squared      4-26           5-37

   25-30 kg/meters-squared     4-20           5-28

    >30 kg/meters-squared      2-20           4-22


Day(s) and Time(s) Performed


Performing Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FADIP Adiponectin 47828-9


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1569 Adiponectin 47828-9

Test Classification

This test was performed using a kit that has not been approved or cleared by the FDA. The analytical performance characteristics of this test have been determined by Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, San Juan Capistrano. This test should not be used for diagnosis without confirmation by other medically established means.

NY State Approved