Pyruvic Acid, CSF
0080312
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
PYRU CSF
Methodology
Quantitative Enzymatic
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-2 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
CSF.  
Specimen Preparation
Further information on collection can be found at: http://www.aruplab.com/Specimen-Handling/SpecialSpecimenCollection/pyruvicacid.jsp.  Transfer 2 mL of supernatant to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min. 1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens not prepared as indicated.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 6 months  
Reference Interval
0.060-0.190 mmol/L  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
84210
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0080312Pyruvic Acid, CSF
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Aliases
  • Pyruvate (Pyruvic Acid, CSF)
  • Pyruvic Acid