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Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
AST ACHM1
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (lithium heparin) tube
Collection Volume:
0.4 mL
Cause for Rejection:
Enzymatic Rate Method
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Daily, 24 hours; STAT
Methodology:
Enzymatic/Oxidation
Special Instructions:
-
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8417
TAT:
1 hour
Additional Info:
Reference range is available on patient report
CPT Code:
84450
Synonyms:
SGOT; Aspartate Aminotransferase