Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : ACE Order Code : 11068R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Angiotensin Converting Enzyme
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: SST Gold-top gel tube; Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Spectrophotometry (SP)
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 3 days (not reported on Sunday)
Special Handling: Frozen. The use of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE)-inhibiting antihypertensive drugs will cause decreased ACE values.
CPT Codes: 82164
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB179
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11068R
Causes For Rejection: Specimens other than serum. Hemolysis specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Rheumatology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/8285