Alkaline Phosphatase Isoenzymes (ALKISO)

Test Code
LAB2531

Quest Code
231

CPT Codes
84075, 84080

Includes
Alkaline Phosphatase, Intestinal Isoenzymes, Bone Isoenzymes, Liver Isoenzymes, Placental Isoenzymes, Macrohepatic Isoenzymes

Preferred Specimen
2 mL serum in gold top tube

Other Acceptable Specimens
Plain red top tube

Instructions
Age and sex of patient are necessary for interpretation of results. Overnight fasting is preferred.

Transport Container
Transport tube

Transport Temperature

Room temperature



Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 21 days
Frozen: 21 days



Methodology
Electrophoresis • Spectrophotometry (SP)

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Clinical Significance
When the Total Alkaline Phosphatase activity is increased, the Isoenzymes are useful in determining the source of the increased activity.

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics - South Region




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