Sign in →

Test Code CFLDH Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), CSF

Collection Container

CSF

Specimen Required

Cerebral Spinal Fluid

Specimen Volume

0.3 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.1 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Reasons for Rejection

Hemolysis

Methodology

Lactacte to Pyruvate; Photometric rate

Reference Ranges

Male and female: 50 – 100 U/L

Turnaround Time

24 hours for routine, 1 hour for stats

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Test performed daily

CPT Code

83615

Units of Measure

U/L

LOINC Code

60024-7