Acid Phosphatase, Prostatic

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: PAP
POE DESCRIPTION: ACID PHOSPHATASE PROSTATIC; PAP(PROSTATIC ACID PHOSPHAT)
CPT CODE: 84066-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE: SSTTM tube or red top tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)

HANDLING INSTRUCTIONS: Avoid hemolysis. Due to the extremely unstable nature of the enzyme, the sample must be delivered to the laboratory immediately after collection.
REFERENCE RANGE: See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 3100
LAST UPDATED:

9-17-2012

TEST SYNONYM(S):Acid Phos; AcP; Phosphatase, Acid; Prostatic Acid Phosphatase; PAP