Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 21, 2019 @ 9:13 am

91338

Tryptase

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature
  • Separate aliquot required for each frozen test ordered
  • Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection
Stability:Ambient: 2 Day(s); Refrigerated: 3 Day(s); Frozen: 1 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Fluorescent Enzyme Immunoassay
Performed:Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Reported:2-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83520
Components:
  • 91338 - TRYPTASE
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