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Adenosine deaminase, pleural fluid

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB2385

 

Methodology: 

Kinetic • Spectrophotometric

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 0.5 mL Pleural in a Sterile Container.
Pediatric volume: 0.1 mL.
Fluid Container; Sterile Container, leak-proof also acceptable.
Stability: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 72 hours; Frozen: 6 months (-20c)

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=17696

 

 

CPT Code(s): 

84311

Last Changed: 

9/7/2017 10:46:00 PM

Last Reviewed: 

9/7/2017 10:46:12 PM