Adenosine Deaminase, RBC
0083001
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ADA
Methodology
Kinetic Spectrophotometry
Performed
Sun, Tue, Thu
Reported
1-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Lavender (EDTA), pink (K2EDTA), or green (sodium or lithium heparin).  
Specimen Preparation
Do not freeze. Transport 1 mL whole blood.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: 15 days; Refrigerated: 15 days; Frozen: Unacceptable  
Reference Interval
Effective August 20, 2012

400-900 mU/g Hb  
Interpretive Data
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
84311
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0083001Adenosine Deaminase RBC47549-1
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Aliases
  • ADA