AST (SGOT)-910

Test info

  
AST (SGOT)
  
910
  
84450.0
  
AST
  
Aspartate amino transferase
Serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase
SGOT

Specimen

  
Lithium (Li) heparin plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.3 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
  
  

Gold - Spin

Red - Spin and separate

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL)

  

Refrigerated

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)

Performance

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic

Clinical and Interpretive info

  
Age Range
7 days 26 – 98 IU/L
30 days 16 – 67 IU/L
3 years 16 – 60 IU/L
6 years  3 – 48 IU/L
9 years  3 – 42 IU/L
18 years  3 – 39 IU/L
Adult >18 yrs  2 – 40 IU/L

Billing

  
84450

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
02/18/2020
  
02/07/2020