Within 24 hours
New York DOH Approval Status
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 2 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)
Body Fluids (refer to Lipase, Fluid, ARUP test code 0020715). Specimens collected in EDTA, oxalate/fluoride or citrate, or in tubes with glycerol lubricated stoppers.
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|
|0020014||Lipase, Serum or Plasma||3040-3|