Aid in the investigation of hepatobiliary and bone disease.
Within 24 hours
Plasma separator tube or serum separator tube.
Allow serum tube to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)
Specimens collected in EDTA or sodium fluoride/potassium oxalate. Grossly hemolyzed specimens.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 2 months
By report (reports may vary based on instrumentation)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
- ALK PHOS
- Alkaline Phosphatase