Angiotensin Converting Enzyme, Serum
0080001
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ACE
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.  
Specimen Preparation
Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
EDTA or heparin plasma. CSF (refer to Angiotensin Converting Enzyme, CSF test code 0098974)  
Remarks
  
Stability
After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months  
Reference Interval
0-6 years: 18-90 U/L
7-14 years: 24-121 U/L
15-17 years: 18-101 U/L
18 years and older: 9-67 U/L  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82164
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0080001Angiotensin Converting Enzyme2742-5
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Aliases
  • ACE
  • Angiotensin Converting Enzyme
  • Angiotensin-1-Converting Enzyme
  • Angiotensin-1-Converting Enzyme Kinase II Peptidylpeptide Hydrolase
  • Kinase II
  • Peptidylpeptide Hydrolase
  • SACE
  • Serum Angiotensin Converting Enzyme