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Test Code AC PHOS Acid Phosphatase, Total

Clinical System Name

Acid Phosphatase, Total

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Red

Preferred Vol: 3.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 1.0 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Plasma. Non-frozen specimens. Hemolyzed specimens.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Critical frozen. Place in CPA -20 freezer, Send Outs rack.

 

Off-site collection: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Spin, aliquot and freeze.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Room temp

Unacceptable

  Refrigerated

Unacceptable

  Frozen

1 m

 

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 - 4.3 U/L

 

 

Methodology

Method: Quantitative Enzymatic

Analytical Volume: 0.5 mL Serum

Limitations:

CPT Codes

84060

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name: Acid Phosphatase, Total, Serum
Reference Test Number:

0020544

Instructions:

Send out Monday - Friday with the ARUP courier.