1 SST/2.0 mL serum. After 30 minutes of clotting, promptly centrifuge and refrigerate serum. Collect specimen after 12 hour fast.
Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 3 months
Measurements of triglyceride are used in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with diabetes mellitus, nephrosis, liver obstruction, other diseases involving lipid metabolism, or various endocrine disorders.