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5' Nucleotidase

Clinical System Name

Miscellaneous Test

Synonyms

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

Nucleotidase

 

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 four hours old.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum from cells within TWO 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 TWO 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 Daily 1 - 2 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: Quantitative Enzymatic

Analytical Volume: 0.2 mL

Limitations:

CPT Codes

83915

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name: 5'Nucleotidase
Reference Test Number:

0080235

Instructions:

Send out Monday - Friday with the ARUP courier.