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Test Compendium

6008: ALDOLASE

Test Code

  • 6008

Test Synonym

  • Aldolase

Minimum Volume

  • 0.5 mL

Specimen Requirements

  • Serum Or Plasma

Container

  • Serum Separator Tube, Plain Red Top Tube, Transfer Tube- Serum, Transfer Tube- Plasma, Lavender Top Tube, Green Top Tube, Light Blue Top Tube, Grey Top Tube

Storage

  • Refrigerated

Turn Around Time

  • 4 days

CPT Codes

  • 82085
    *The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are provided for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the responsibility of the billing entity. Please direct any questions regarding the CPT coding to the payer being billed.

Special Instructions

  • 2 mL SERUM OR PLASMA

Additional Information

  • Separate serum or plasma immediately after coagulation (30 minutes). Not removing refrigerated specimens from the clot results in aldolase levels 12% to 46% higher.

Specimen Stability

  • AMBIENT: 1 day REFRIGERATED: 7 days FROZEN: 15 days