Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Angiotensin Converting Enzyme, CSF

Test Name: Angiotensin Converting Enzyme, CSF
Alternate Name(s): ACE
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)
Collection Information: If ACE will also be measured on serum, collect blood (and CSF) after overnight fast to avoid interference from lipemia.

Minimum volume of CSF required is 500 ÁL.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out Tuesday-Thursday
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
7 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: No reference range available for CSF
Effective Date: 2017-11-07
Revised Date:  
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Enzymatic
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and ship CSF frozen.
System Codes: 
Cerner
ATCECSF
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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