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: 0.5 mL)
Body Fluid (refer to Amylase, Body Fluid, ARUP test code 0020506). Urine (refer to Amylase, Urine, ARUP test code 0020471). Specimens containing calcium chelating anticoagulants such as oxalates, citrates, or EDTA.
After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 1 month
3-90 days: 0- 30 U/L
3-6 months: 7-40 U/L
7-8 months: 7-57 U/L
9-11 months: 11-70 U/L
12-17 months: 11-79 U/L
18-35 months: 19-92 U/L
3-4 years: 26-106 U/L
5-12 years: 30-119 U/L
13 years and older: 30-110 U/L
No compliance statements are in use for this test.
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0020013||Amylase, Plasma or Serum||1798-8|
- serum amylase