Item Value
Test name Triglycerides, serum
Available Stat? No
Turn around times 4 hours
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Performed by Parnassus, Mission Bay & Mt. Zion Chemistry
Normal range
Desirable (if fasting sample) < 150 mg/dL
Desirable (if non-fasting sample) <200 mg/dL

If non-fasting sample is 200 mg/dL or more, testing on fasting sample
is recommended)

Risk classifications based on combination of NCEP-ATPIII guidelines and American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines, 2013
Container type Gold top or Light Green top
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood Click here for Microdetermination info
Sample type Serum or plasma

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667