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Pyruvic acid

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB744

 

Methodology: 

Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

! Hour for stats 4 Hours for routines.

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 mL Blood in a Perchloric Acid Tube.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.
Collection time required
Transport: Deliver on ice immediately.
Handling: Mix thoroughly.

 

Notes: 

Obtain tube from Chemistry (688-2444).

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 999 Years

Any

0.03-0.10

mmol/L

 

CPT Code(s): 

84210

Last Changed: 

7/2/2018 3:15 PM

Last Reviewed: 

7/2/2018 3:15 PM