Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Triglycerides

CMH Lab Section
Chemistry

Specimen Requirements
0.2 ml of blood in a mint green or red top w/ yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Routine

Turn Around Time
2-4 hrs

Special Instructions
Fasting for at least 12 hours is preferred.

Methodology
Vitros Colorimetric

Ranges
Age Dependent
0-10yrs: 30-152 mg/dL
>10yrs: 30-200

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