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alkaline phosphatase, serum/plasma
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: ALKP
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (red, lithium heparin green or gold top tube).
Pediatrics: 0.5 mL blood (red or lithium heparin green microtainer). 
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. 
Reference Values: MALE: age >18 yrs = 30-115 IU/L age 16-17 yrs = <225 IU/L age 12-15 yrs = <500 IU/L age 1-11 yrs = <350 IU/L FEMALE: age >18 yrs = 30-115 IU/L age 16-17 yrs = <160 IU/L age 12-15 yrs = <350 IU/L age 1-11 yrs = <350 IU/L  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 2 hr 
Stat TAT: 60 min 
CPT Code(s): 84075 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 46
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 12/21/2014
Time: 01:14:59 (24hr)