Aldolase [227]

Test Code
ALDOLA

Alias/See Also
227

CPT Codes
82085

Preferred Specimen
2 mL serum

Minimum Volume
1 mL

Transport Container
Plastic screw-cap vial

Transport Temperature
Frozen

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: Unacceptable
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 6 months

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Gross hemolysis • Lipemia • Grossly icteric • Received room temperature

Methodology
Enzymatic

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Fri; Report available: Next day

Reference Range
<24 Months 3.4-11.8 U/L
2-17 Years 3.4-8.6 U/L
Adult ≤8.1 U/L


Clinical Significance
Aids in the diagnosis of primary disease of skeletal muscle myocardial infarction and viral hepatitis.

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute Chantilly
14225 Newbrook Dr
Chantilly, VA 20153



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