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5' Nucleotidase

Clinical System Name

Miscellaneous Test

Synonyms

5 Nucleotidase
5Nucleotidase
5'-Nucleotidase
5-Nucleotidase
5NUCLEOTSE
Nucleotidase, 5'

 

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole blood

Container(s): Red or Gold SST

Preferred Vol: 2.0 mL

Minimum Vol:  0.4 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Room temperature specimens greater than 4 hours old.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp:-20 C

Storage location: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature.  Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Deliver specimen to the CPA freezer send-outs rack.

 

 Off-site collection: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum from cells within 2 hours of collection. Refrigerate serum.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp

4 h

  Refrigerated 1 w
  Frozen

2 w

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Drawn daily, performed daily 2- 5 d

 

Performing Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories

500 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108-1221

 

Phone Number: (800) 522-2787

Department

Department:  Send Outs
 

 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

 

 

 

Reference Range

 

0.0-15.0 U/L

 

Methodology

Method: Enzymatic

Analytical Volume: None specified

Limitations:

CPT Codes

83915

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: 5' Nucleotidase
Reference Test Number:

0080235

Instructions:

Send out M - F with ARUP courier.