Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name LDH
Components
Synonyms LACTATE DEHYDROGENASE, LD
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred 3mL, Plain RED.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates - 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Hemolysis
Methodology Enzymatic, Photometric
Reference Range Male 135-225 U/L Female 135-214 U/L
CPT Code(s) 83615
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT 1 hr; Routine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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