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Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Aldolase

Synonyms

Aldolase

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

2.0 mL blood

Volume and Container

4.0 mL plain red top blood tube ONLY

Storage and Transport

Serum stored frozen until ready for transport to Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Gold top SST blood tube, specimens other than serum, hemolysis, warm serum, gross lipemia, gross icteric

Turn Around Time

3-8 business days from time of collection

Availability

Monday-Friday from 8 am-5 pm, except observed holidays.

CPT / HCPCS Code

82085

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

38,839,293

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

Detection of muscle disease

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville

Schedule

Test performed Monday-Saturday at Mayo Medical Laboratory Jacksonville

Request Form

 

Methodology

Ultraviolet, Kinetic

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

Gold top SST blood tube is NOT acceptable

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

The highest levels are found in progressive (Duchenne) muscular dystrophy.  Lesser elevations are found in dermatomyositis, polymyositis, and limb-girdle dystrophy.

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref ALDL, Ref Aldolase Serum

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:57 PM by Bradshaw, Keir