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Lab Test Dictionary

Acid Phosphatase, Total, Serum (20544)

Methodology

Quantitative Enzymatic


Specimen Type

Serum

Performing Lab

ARUP


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

1-2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-3 mL

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Frozen-Only

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 Month

Rejection Criteria

Plasma; Non-frozen specimens; Hemolyzed

Test Volume Required

1.5 mL Serum

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 mL Serum

Processing Instructions

Allow specimen to clot completely at room temp. CRITICAL FROZEN. Complete an ARUP requisition and submit with specimen frozen. Call Apollo Courier Service for pick-up Monday-Friday.


CPT Codes

84060


Revised

12-03-17

Initials

SL