Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE FRACTIONATION

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1545         Geisinger Epic ID: 14786

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 2 mL.
Special notes:
Draw two 3.5 mL serum-separator tubes.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge and transfer serum specimens to clean, plastic, screw-capped vial(s). 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or room temperature.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 2 weeks. Refrigerated: 2 weeks.
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Accompanies report.
CPT code(s):
84075, 84078
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Alkaline Phosphatase Fractionation.
Methodology:
Kinetic
Synonyms:
Alk phos fractionation, AKLFRA
Quest test code 17514

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday-Sunday morning, afternoon    
Performed stat? No
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