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Test ID FHPL Human Placental Lactogen (HPL)

Specimen Required

Draw blood in a red top tube(s). Separate and send 1 mL of serum frozen in plastic vial.

Method Name

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

Reporting Name

Human Placental Lactogen

Specimen Type

Serum Red

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Red Frozen 90 days

Reference Values

Males and nonpregnant Woman: 0.00 - 0.10 mcg/mL

1st Trimester of Pregnancy: 0.20 - 2.10 mcg/mL

2nd Trimester of Pregnancy: 0.50 - 6.70 mcg/mL

3rd Trimester of Pregnancy: 4.50 - 12.80 mcg/mL

Day(s) Performed


Report Available

1 to 11 days

Performing Laboratory

BioAgilytix Diagnostics

Test Classification

The performance characteristics of the listed assay was validated by BioAgilytix Diagnostics. The US FDA has not approved or cleared this test. The results of this assay can be used for clinical diagnosis without FDA approval. BioAgilytix Diagnostics is a CLIA certified, CAP accredited laboratory for performing high complexity assays such as this one.

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FHPL Human Placental Lactogen 2104-8


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z0146 Human Placental Lactogen 2104-8

NY State Approved