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Test ID FPAIG Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1, 4G/5G Genotyping (PAI-1 Polymorphism)

Method Name

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) technologies.

Reporting Name

PAI-1 Gene Polymorphism

Specimen Type

Whole blood

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Whole Blood

Preferred: EDTA

Acceptable: ACD (Yellow top)

Specimen volume: 5 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw 5 mL whole blood in a lavender top (EDTA) or yellow top (ACD) tube. Send refrigerated.

Specimen Minimum Volume

1.00 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Whole blood Refrigerated (preferred) 8 days
  Ambient  8 days

Day(s) Performed

Wednesday, Saturday

Report Available

2 to 12 days

Performing Laboratory

Esoterix Coagulation

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by LabCorp. It has not been cleared or approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FPAIG PAI-1 Gene Polymorphism Not Provided


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z4765 PAI-1 Locus 4G/5G Polymorphism Not Provided
Z4766 Results 52757-2
Z4767 Interpretation Not Provided
Z4768 Comments 77202-0

NY State Approved



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