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Lactate dehydrogenase

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB96

 

Synonyms: 

LD LDH

Methodology: 

Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

4 hours for STAT orders; 1 day 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: 

Add-on's good up to 24 hours from time received whether stored at room temp or refrigerated.

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 29 Days

Any

135-750

U/L

30 Days - 1 Year

Any

180-435

U/L

2 Years - 14 Years

Any

110-300

U/L

15 Years - 999 Years

Any

122-241

U/L

 

CPT Code(s): 

83615

Last Changed: 

6/28/2018 10:23 AM

Last Reviewed: 

8/28/2017 10:10 AM