Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Amylase,Fluid

Test Name: Amylase,Fluid
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Core UH & VH
Specimen Type: Fluid (Pleural, Synovial, Peritoneal Dialysis, Pericardial etc.)
Collection Information: Minimum volume required 5 mL.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
4 hours
Stat
1 hour
 
Reference Range: See report for ranges dependent on fluid type.
Units are reported in U/L.
Effective Date: 2005-04-20
Revised Date:  
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Enzyme Rate Reaction
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
AMYF
 
Referred To:  

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