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Lonic Code

 

Test Name

ACE, CSF

Synonyms

Angiotensin Converting Enzyme CSF, ACE CSF

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

0.5 mL CSF

Volume and Container

Sterile container

Storage and Transport

CSF stored refrigerated until ready for transport to Focus Diagnostics, Inc via Mayo Medical Laboratory Rochester

Critical Values

 

Causes for Rejection

Specimens other than CSF

Turn Around Time

5-15 business days from time of collection

Availability

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

CPT / HCPCS Code

82164

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

38,902,110

Last Updated

 

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

 

Indications

CSF levels are increased in approximately 50% of patients with neurosarcoidosis, but in less than 10% of systemic sarcoidosis patients without neurologic manisfestations

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Focus Diagnostics, Inc

Schedule

Test performed Tuesday and Friday at Focus Diagnostics, Inc

Request Form

 

Methodology

RIA

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

See reference lab report

Limitations and Contraindications

 

Interpretation

 

Additional Information

 

CPOE Test Name

Ref Misc Referral Lab Test, type ACE CSF in Test Name REF

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