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  • Lactate Dehydrogenase (LD, LDH)

Lactate Dehydrogenase (LD, LDH)

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB96
EPIC Order
  LACTATE DEHYDROGENASE
CPT Code(s)   83615
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 2mL blood/serum separator/gold top tube/red top acceptable
  micro: 200µL blood/serum separator bullet/gold top/red top
Stability
Unspun - 4 hrs
Spun:
Room Temp - 2 days
Refrigerated - 3 days
Frozen - NO
Availability Routine: 24hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range   see Table below
Comments
Reference Ranges: Lactate Dehydrogenase (LD)

Age

Ranges: Male (U/L)

Ranges: Female (U/L)

 Unspecified

0-5d

934-2150

934-2150

934-2150 

6d-1yr

Not Specified

Not Specified

 not specified

1-3yr

500-920

500-920

 500-920

4-6yr

470-900

470-900

 470-900

7-9yr

420-750

420-750

 420-750

10-11yr

432-700

380-770

 406-735

12-13yr

470-750

380-640

 425-695

14-15yr

360-730

390-580

 375-655

16-19yr

340-670

340-670

 340-670

20yr+

338-610

338-610

 338-610

Reviewed by jcayless on December 19, 2017

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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