Amylase, Serum

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: AMY
POE DESCRIPTION: AMYLASE; AMY
CPT CODE: 82150
DAYS PERFORMED: Daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: Routine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
CONTAINER TYPE: SSTTM tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.4 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: 25-100 units/L