Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 19, 2019 @ 10:13 am

2451

Lactate Dehydrogenase, Misc Fluid

Specimen:Collect:
  • Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container

Also Acceptable:
  • Body Fluid in Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • Body Fluid in Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • Body Fluid in Red Top
  • Body Fluid in SST
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in SST. Submit Ambient.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Ambient.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Red Top. Submit Ambient.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Green Top (Li Heparin). Submit Ambient.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Green Top (Na Heparin). Submit Ambient.
Special Handling:
  • Separate from cells ASAP
  • State Source
  • This test is for use for Miscellaneous Body Fluid testing, use test number 1018 LD for serum testing.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Hemolyzed specimens
  • Serum
Stability:Ambient: 3 Day(s); Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Colorimetric
  • Kinetic
Performed:Mon-Fri
Reported:1-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83615
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : not defined U/L
Components:
  • 2451 - LDH, MISC FLD
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