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  • Amylase

    Test Name:Amylase  
    Epic Order Code:LAB48  
    CPT Code:82150  
    Specimen(s) Type:Plasma or Serum
    Acceptable Container(s):
    Testing Schedule:24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
    Turn Around Time:STAT: 1 hour 
     Routine: 2 hours 
    Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
    Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab within 1 hour, centrifuge the specimen and remove plasma/serum from the red cells. Store and transport at 2-8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 24 hours.
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
    Reference Range:28 - 100 U/L   
    Additional Information:Icodextrin-based drugs may lead to decreased amylase results.