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LDFL
LDH, BODY FLUIDS

Test Code LDFL 
Test LDH, BODY FLUIDS 
Methodology Enzymatic 
Description Useful for the evaluation of effusions and diagnosis of transudate vs.exudate. 
Specimen 1.0 mL (pediatric: 0.3mL) of body fluid in a plain red-top tube or green-top (heparin) tube. Send specimen refrigerated.

NOTE: INDICATE SOURCE OF SPECIMEN ON REQUEST FORM. 

Reference Values No established reference ranges. 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Sunday 
CPT Code(s) 83615