Angiotensin Converting Enzyme, CSF

Last Modified: 7/28/2016 5:48:14 AM

Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL CSF in a sterile leak-proof container
Collection Instructions: If multiple Fluid or CSF test are being requested please specify order of importance
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL CSF
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 4 days Ambient
7 days Refrigerated
60 days Frozen
Reference Range: < or = 15 U/L
Methodology: Kinetic
Clinical Significance: This test is useful in diagnosing patients with sarcoidosis involving the central nervous system and meninges.
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 1 to 3 days
Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: MSOT
EPIC Test Code:
Send Out Test Code: 34692X
Alternate Test Names: ACE, CSF; Angiotensin - 1 Converting Enzyme, CSF
CPT Coding: 82164

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