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Test Code Bone Alk Phos ARUP Alkaline Phosphatase, Bone Specific ARUP

Clinical System Name

Alkaline Phosphatase, Bone Specific ARUP

Synonyms

Alkaline Phosphatase

Alkaline Phosphatase, Bone

BAP

Ostase

Phosphatase

Skeletal Alkaline Phosphatase

 

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Whole Blood

Container(s): Gold SST or Red or Dark Green/Sodium Heparin

Preferred Vol: 2.0 mL

Minimum Vol: 0.6 mL

 

Note:

Processing Instructions

Reject due to: Urine, Grossly hemolyzed specimens.

Spin: Y

Aliquot: Y

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: CPA -20 freezer, Send Outs rack.

 

Off-site collection: Ship frozen.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum or plasma Room temp

2 h

  Refrigerated 48 h
  Frozen

2 m

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Daily 1 - 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

Age Male (mcg/mL) Female (mcg/mL)
6 months - 2 years 31.6 - 122.6 33.4 - 145.3
3 - 6 years 31.3 - 103.4 32.9 - 108.6
7 - 9 years 48.6 - 140.4 36.3 - 159.4
10 - 12 years 48.8 - 155.5 44.2 - 163.3
13 - 15 years 27.8 - 210.9 14.8 - 136.2
16 - 17 years 15.3 - 126.8 10.5 - 44.8
18 - 24 years 10.0 - 28.8  
25 years and older 6.5 - 20.1  
Pre menopausal Female   4.5 - 16.9
Postmenopausal Female   7.0 - 22.4

 

 

Methodology

Method: Quantitative Chemiluminescent Immunoassay

Analytical Volume: 0.3 mL Serum or Plasma

Limitations:

CPT Codes

84080

Send Out Instructions

Reference Test Name: Bone Specific Alkaline Phosphatase
Reference Test Number:

0070053

Instructions:

Send out Monday - Friday with ARUP courier.