Tryptase

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: TRYPTASE
POE DESCRIPTION: TRYPTASE
CPT CODE:

83520-90

TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Sanples should be obtained between 15 minutes and 3 hours after the event suspected of causing mast cell activation.

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top or SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 1.0 mL blood (0.5 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE:

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