Amylase-31

Test info

  
Amylase
  
31
  
82150.1
  
AMY

Specimen

  
Lithium (Li) heparin plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Spin

  

Plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
  
  
  1. Allow sample to clot for a minimum of 30 minutes
  2. Spin
  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days
Ambient - 7 days
Frozen - 30 days

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

Performance

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Adult: 25 - 125 IU/L

Billing

  
82150

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
08/27/2018
  
02/07/2020