Hgb A1C with eAG (Glycosylated Hgb,Glycohemoglobin,HA1C)

Test Code
HA1CG

Preferred Specimen
EDTA - Whole Blood

Instructions
"1.0 mL sample. Whole Blood specimen must NOT be Frozen.
Testing Frequency: Performed as ordered"

Transport Container
LA1 Lav aliquot

Transport Temperature
Refrigerate

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: 7 days 2-8 deg, 3 days at 15 - 25 deg, DO NOT FREEZE

Methodology
Colorometric (Hgb) and Turbidometric (HA1C)



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.