Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name GGT (GAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSFERASE)
Components
Synonyms GGT; Gamma GT
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Green/yellow PST (lithium heparin) collection tube, Acceptable Plain RED., K2-EDTA.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL; Neonates - 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Hemolysis
Methodology Enzymatic Colormetric
Reference Range Male 8 - 61 U/L Female 5 - 36 U/L
CPT Code(s) 82977
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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