Triglycerides (Trig)

Test Methodology:

Colorimetric


Running Day:

Daily 


Turn Around Time:

Routine: Two hours

STAT: One hour 


Specimen Requirement:

3cc serum (red top or SST) 


Patient Preparation:

10 to 12 hours of fasting; Normal water intake is acceptable unless otherwise instructed by the doctor 


Special Considerations:

Avoid lipemic sample; None 


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services