Amylase, Isoenzymes
0020804
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
AMYISO
Methodology
Quantitative Enzymatic
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Serum separator tube or plasma separator tube. Also acceptable: green (sodium or lithium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Body Fluids (refer to Amylase, Body Fluid, ARUP test code 0020506). Hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
 
 
Component Reference Interval
Pancreatic amylase 6-​35 months: 2-​28 U/L
3-​6 years: 8-​34 U/L
7-​17 years: 9-​39 U/L
18 years and older: 12-​52 U/L
Salivary amylase 18 months and  older:  9-​86 U/L
Total amylase 3-​90 days: 0-​ 30 U/L
3-​6 months: 7-​40 U/L
7-​8 months: 7-​57 U/L
9-​11 months: 11-​70 U/L
12-​17 months: 11-​79 U/L
18-​35 months: 19-​92 U/L
3-​4 years: 26-​106 U/L
5-​12 years: 30-​119 U/L
13 years and older: 30-​110 U/L
Interpretive Data
 
Note
Salivary amylase is calculated as the difference between the total and pancreatic amylase.
CPT Code(s)
82150 x2
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0020801Pancreatic Amylase Isoenzyme
0020802Salivary Amylase Isoenzyme
0020803Total Amylase for Isoenzymes
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Aliases
  • AMYISO
  • Amylase Fractionation
  • Pancreatic Isoamylase