Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Adenosine Deaminase, Peritoneal Fluid Order Code : 12723R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Peritoneal Fluid
Container Type: Leak-proof container
Required Volume: 0.3 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.1 mL
Methodology: Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Standard Run Times: Mon, Wed, Fri
Turnaround Time: 3-6 days
Special Handling: Collect specimen in a leak-proof container. Centrifuge specimen at room temperature. Transfer 0.3 mL fluid to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze (minimum 0.1 mL). Store and transport FROZEN. Specimen must remain frozen until received in lab.
CPT Codes: 84311
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3903
SHC EPIC Code: LAB12723R
Causes For Rejection: Unacceptable: whole blood, Bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL) specimens, turbid specimens.
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories
Sendout Lab Test Code: 2006101
URL: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/2006101.jsp