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Test Code LDHISO Lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) Isoenzymes Electrophoresis

Additional Codes

EMR Interface Order Code: 07100

Collection Container

Serum gel

Specimen Required

Serum

Specimen Volume

2 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.75 mL

Special Handling Instructions

2 mL serum from a red top tube or gel tube; divided into 2
tubes each containing 1 mL.

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Room temperature: 7 days Refrigerated: 3 days, Frozen:
unacceptable

Reasons for Rejection

Mild or gross hemolysis, prolonged contact with cells, specimen
refrigerated more than 3 days.

Methodology

LDH: Photometric Rate, ISO:Electrophoresis Densitometry

CPT Code

83625, 83615