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Alkaline Phosphatase  

                  Mint Top Plasma Separator Tube

Test ID   LAB112
EPIC Order
  ALKALINE PHOSPATASE
CPT Code(s)   84075
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30, STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/Li heparin plasma separator tube/mint green top
  micro: 200 µL blood/mint green top bullet
Availability 24 hours/day
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Stability Unspun:  </=4 hours recommended
Spun/Separated, Room Temperature: </= 4days
Spun/Separated, Refrigerated or Frozen: </= 4days
Reference Range Normal:
Alkaline Phosphatase Ranges (U/L)
Age Female, U/L Male, U/L
0-10 years 163-427 163-427
10-13 years 132-432 163-427
13-15 years 70-370 132-432
15-17 years 52-182 86-390
>18 years 46-116 46-116
For unknown, unspecified, or transgender patients, both male and female reference ranges will be reported with the following comment:  "Sex-specific reference interval.  Interpret in the context of patient's hormone profile."

    Reference ranges effective July 2021
Comments

Reviewed by christopher parker on December 16, 2019

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.

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