Adenosine Deaminase, Pericardial Fluid
2009357
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
ADA PERCAR
Methodology
Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Performed
Mon, Wed, Fri
Reported
1-4 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Pericardial Fluid  
Specimen Preparation
Centrifuge specimen at room temperature. Transfer 0.3 mL fluid to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze. (Min: 0.1 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Frozen. Specimen must remain frozen until received in lab.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Whole blood or Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL) specimens. Turbid specimens.  
Remarks
Indicate source on requisition.  
Stability
Ambient: 2 hours; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 30 days  
Reference Interval
0-11.3 U/L  
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
84311
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
2009358Adenosine Deaminase, Pericardial Fluid 
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