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APTIS / ALKI-M
ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE ISOENZYMES

Test Code APTIS / ALKI-M 
Test ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE ISOENZYMES 
Methodology Alkaline Phosphatase, S - Photometric, p-Nitrophenol Phosphate
Alkaline Phosphatase Isoenzymes - Electrophoresis 
Description Diagnosis and treatment of liver, bone, intestinal, and parathyroid diseases.

Determining the tissue source of increased alkaline phosphatase (ALP) activity in serum.

Differentiating between liver and bone sources of elevated ALP. 

Specimen Draw blood in a serum gel or plain red top tube. Spin down and send 1 mL divided into 2 plastic vials, each containing 0.5 mL (Minimum 0.5 mL divided into 2 plastic vials, each containing 0.25 mL)
***NOTE: Freeze serum if specimen will not be sent to reference lab within 7 days. 
Analytic Time 2 Days 
Day(s) Test Set Up Alkaline Phosphatase: Monday through Sunday / Alkaline Phosphatase Isoenzymes: Monday through Friday 
CPT Code(s) 84075  ALKP total
84080  ALKP isoenzymes

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