Adenosine Deaminase, RBC
0083001
Ordering Recommendation
Submit With Order
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.
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 Name
0083001Adenosine Deaminase RBC
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Cross References
  • ADA