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Pseudocholinesterase

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
PCHOL CLEVE
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Gold top SST (serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
1.5 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
-
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Photometric
Special Instructions:
Remove serum from cells ASAP. Plasma values are slightly lower than serum values. Specimens must be drawn prior to surgery or greater than two days following surgery. Do not draw in the recovery room. For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly).
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
3-8 days
Additional Info:
Reference Range:
  • Male 0-99 years : 5,320 - 12,920 U/L
  • Female 0-15 years: 5,320 - 12,920 U/L
  • Female 16-39 years: 4,260 - 11,250 U/L
  • Female 40 -41 years: 5,320 - 12,920 U/L
  • Female 42 years & older: 5,320 - 12,920 U/L
  • Females who are pregnant or taking hormonal contraceptives: 18-41 years: 3,650 - 9,120 U/L
  • Days Performed: Sun-Sat
  • CPT Code:
    82480
    Synonyms:
    Dibucaine NO