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38395: Trypsin [2014025] Print View
Trypsin      

PRIMARY
1 Serum 1 (0.3) mL   Room Temperature - 2 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 24 Hour(s)/Frozen - 3 Month(s)  
ALTERNATE

Specific indicator of pancreatitis damage. Patients with acute pancreatitis have significantly elevated concentrations.

Allow specimen to clot for 15-20 minutes at room temperature.
Separate from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Transfer
1 mL serum to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube (min: 0.3 mL).
Setup Schedule
Tuesday, Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Code
83519

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

Notes
Specimen Requirements: Serum Separator Tube (SST) or Plain Red
Transport Temperature: Frozen
Reject Criteria: Plasma or cord blood. Grossly hemolyzed or lipemic specimens
Methodology: Quantitative Radioimmunoassay
Class: FDA Exempt/Approved/Cleared/Not Modified






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