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Aldolase, Serum

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Test Description
Aldolase, Serum
Synonym(s)
Aldolase
Test ID
ALS
General Information
Useful for:
Detection of muscle disease
Specimen Type
Serum
Specimen Requirements
Red Top
Stability
Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
Frozen 60 days
Unacceptable Specimen Conditions
Gross hemolysis Reject
Gross lipemia Reject
Gross icterus Reject
Methodology
Photometric
Estimated TAT
1-3 days
Testing Schedule
Monday-Saturday
CPT Code(s)
82085
Minimum Sample Volume
0.5 mL
Reference Range
<18 years: <14.5 U/L
> or =18 years: <7.7 U/L
Performing Lab
Mayo
LOINC Code(s)
1761-6