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AMYL
AMYLASE, SERUM

Test Code AMYL 
Test AMYLASE, SERUM 
Methodology Dyed Saccharide Hydrolysis 
Description Useful in the evaluation of patients suspected of having acute pancreatitis. 
Specimen Draw blood in either a serum gel tube or a plain red-top tube. Spin down and send 1.0 mL (0.5 mL minimum) of serum refrigerated. 
MMC Specimen Draw blood in a plasma gel tube. 1.0 mL (0.5 mL minimum) plasma required. 
Reference Values 0 - 99 U/L 
Analytic Time 1 Day - Available STAT 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Sunday 
CPT Code(s) 82150