COVID-19 information for patients and families

To help protect our people, patients and communities, we are screening everyone who enters our main hospital buildings. Some of our entrances may be closed or have reduced access.

Please check our COVID-19 information page for more updates before coming to our sites.

Text size: a a a

Laboratory Medicine

Test catalogue

Chylomicrons, Fluid

Test Name

Chylomicrons, Fluid

Urine sample Specimen Type / Requirements

Container Type = Sterile Container

Minimum Volume = 5mL Fluid

Serum from SST tube is also acceptable

Specimen Handling

Collection Instructions: Collect sample in a sterile container. If sending blood sample, collect in SST tube. Write your initials, date and time of collection on the collection label or requisition.

Laboratory Staff Instructions: Aliquot in glass tube and place sample in special chemistry fridge.

Rejection Criteria: Unlabeled, Leaky or Not Sufficient Quantity Samples will be rejected.

Stability: Stable for 7 days refrigrated and more than 7 days frozen.

Transportation: Send sample to core lab at room temperature as soon as possible.

Required Documentation

Turnaround Time (TAT)

1 week

Test Utilization

Reference Value


Test Code



Manual Method

Testing Location


Other Information

Last Updated: June 06, 2019