Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Lactate Dehydrogenase (LD) Isoenzymes, Serum Order Code : YLDISO
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive, or SST Gold-top gel tube
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.75 mL
Methodology: Electrophoresis densitometry, Photometric Rate
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat 10am
Turnaround Time: 5 days
Special Handling: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s) or a serum gel tube(s). Spin down and send 2 mL of serum divided into 2 tubes each containing 1 mL of serum. Ship at room temperature. Patient's age is required on request form for processing.SPECIMEN CANNOT BE REFRIGERATED OR FROZEN >48 HOURS
CPT Codes: 83615, 83625
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB97
SHC EPIC Code: LABYLDISO
Causes For Rejection: Refrigerated or frozen specimens
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Gastroenterology/Hepatology; Rheumatology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/8679