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Lactate dehydrogenase, isoenzymes

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

ARUP

 

Test ID: 

LAB97

 

Methodology: 

Quantitative Enzymatic/Electrophoresis

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

5 days for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Gold Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Serum separator tube (SST) or plain red.
Transport: Room temperature.
Unacceptable conditions: Specimens collected with EDTA, potassium oxalate, or sodium fluoride anticoagulants. Frozen, refrigerated, or hemolyzed specimens.
Stability: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: Unacceptable

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

 http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/0020413

CPT Code(s): 

83625; 83615

Last Changed: 

8/9/2017 10:20:44

Last Reviewed: 

8/9/2017 10:21:00