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pawsPathologyManual: Alkaline Phosphatase Heat Stable

Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Alkaline Phosphatase Heat Stable

Synonyms

AlkP HS, Alk Ptase Heat Stable, Fractional alkaline phosphatase, alkaline phosphatase isoenzymes

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

4 mL whole blood

Volume and Container

Gold top SST tube; red or gold microtainer acceptable

Storage and Transport

 

Critical Values

None

Causes for Rejection

Wrong container; insufficient quantity; improper labeling

Turn Around Time

Routine: 2-4 hrs;

Urgent/Emergent: 2 hrs.

Availability

 

CPT / HCPCS Code

84078

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

17,219,366

Last Updated

10/07/2003 10:59:27

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

1 full gold microtainer

Indications

 

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Core Laboratory  BI 2023  721-2120

Schedule

M-F 6:00 AM - 8:30 PM Sa-Su 6:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Request Form

Frequently Requested Tests requisition. Indicate medical necessity.

Methodology

Sample heated to destroy bone fraction.

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

25 - 33% of total alkaline phosphatase

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

Bone fraction of alkaline phosphatase is inactivated by heat while the liver fraction remains stable.

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

AlkP HS or Alk Ptase Heat Stable

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir