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  • Lactate Dehydrogenase Fluid (LD, Fluid)

Lactate Dehydrogenase Fluid (LD, Fluid)

Container Type

Test ID   LAB188
EPIC ORDER
  LACTATE DEHYDROGENASE, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   83615
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL fluid; No preservatives; See comments
Stability
Unspun - 2 hrs
Room Temp - 2 days
Refrigerated - 3 weeks
Frozen - NO
Availability Routine: 24hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range   Variable
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate
Comments Provide fluid type and source.

Reference ranges are not defined; therefore, other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on August 31, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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