Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Lactate Dehydrogenase, CSF Order Code : CSFLD
Synonyms: LDH, CSF
Specimen Type: CSF
Container Type: Sterile container without preservative
Required Volume: 0.5 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Spectrophotometric (Colorimetric)
Standard Run Times: 24 hours/7 days a week
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day
Special Handling: Specimens must be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection to remove cellular material. After centrifugation, specimens are stable for 7 days at 2 to 8°C.
CPT Codes: 83615
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB188
SHC EPIC Code: LABCSFLD
Department: Chemistry