ELF Testing Service

ELF Testing Service

The ELF™ test1 is a multivariate index assay intended to provide an algorithmic liver fibrosis score based on quantitative measurements of hyaluronic acid (HA), amino-terminal propeptide of type III procollagen (PIIINP), and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 1 (TIMP-1) from serum. The ELF™ Score serves, in conjunction with other clinical information, as a prognostic marker for the risk of liver-related clinical events in patients with chronic liver disease2.

ELF Score Interpretation2
< 9.8 : Low risk
9.8 to < 11.3 : Moderate risk
> = 11.3 : High risk


Sample type: 0.5mL serum (SST or plain glass)
Shipping: Ship frozen samples
Results Turn-Around Time: 5 days
Availability: All states except NY state
Billing: Direct institutional billing only
Pricing: Ask your Siemens Healthcare Laboratory representative for details

Contact Details:
Siemens Healthcare Laboratory, LLC
725 Potter Street
Berkeley, CA 94710, USA

+1 800 434-2447
dx.scl.healthcare@siemens.com

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