Lactate Dehydrogenase, Serum

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: LDH
POE DESCRIPTION: LACTATE DEHYDROGENASE; LDH
CPT CODE: 83615
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: Routine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.4 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

110-240 u/L

LAST UPDATED:

3-14-12

TEST SYNONYM(S):LDH; LD