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PAPR / 004747L
ACID PHOSPHATASE, PROSTATIC, SERUM

Test Code PAPR / 004747L 
Test ACID PHOSPHATASE, PROSTATIC, SERUM 
Methodology Immunochemiluminometric (ICMA) assay 
Description Useful as an adjunct in the evaluation of possible prostatic malignancy. 
Specimen Draw blood in a plain red-top or serum gel tube. Spin down immediately and send 0.5 mL (minimum volume: 0.2 mL - does not allow for repeat testing) of serum refrigerated in a plastic, screw-capped vial. Avoid hemolysis and lipemia. Do not use acid phosphatase transport tubes. 
Reference Values 0 - 3.5 ng / mL 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 84066