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AST

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB131

 

Synonyms: 

AST SGOT

Methodology: 

Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary - Light Green; Dark Green and Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.

 

Notes: 

Also part of LFTs (LAB3218), LFTs w/Albumin (LAB3219), Hepatic Panel (LAB20), & CMP (LAB17)

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 12 Months

Any

0-79

U/L

12 Months - 13 Years

Any

0-59

U/L

18 Years - 999 Years

Any

11-33

U/L

 

CPT Code(s): 

84450

Last Changed: 

7/2/2018 2:22 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 9:05 AM