LDH, Body Fluid : 1002975

Test Code
FLLDH or 1002975

Alias/See Also

CPT Codes

Body fluid in a container with no additives. Specify source of body fluid on requisition.

Transport Container
Body fluid should be centrifuged and aliquoted to separate from cells ASAP. Transport 2 mL body fluid. (Min. 0.5 mL)

Transport Temperature

Specimen Stability
Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: Acceptable for longer storage


Setup Schedule
Sunday - Saturday

Report Available
1 day

Reference Range
None established
Physician must interpret results based upon origin of fluid and patient’s clinical condition.

Clinical Significance
Measurement of LDH in body fluids.

Performing Laboratory
med fusion

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