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Test Code FRUCT Fructosamine, Serum

Reporting Name

Fructosamine, S

Useful For

Assessing intermediate-term glycemic control

Method Name

Colorimetric Rate Reaction

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Serum gel

Acceptable: Red top

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Serum gel tubes should be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection.

2. Red-top tubes should be centrifuged and aliquoted within 2 hours of collection.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  7 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild reject; Gross reject

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

Mild reject; Gross reject

Other

NA

 

Reference Values

200-285 mcmol/L

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday; Continuously

CPT Code Information

82985

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
FRUCT Fructosamine, S 15069-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
FRUCT Fructosamine, S 15069-8

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.