AMYLASE, PANCREATIC CYST

Specimen Required
Send 1.0 mL pancreatic cyst fluid (0.5 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Rejection Criteria
Gross hemolysis

Methodology
Substrate Kinetic

Stability
Room temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeAMLPC
CPT-4 Code (s)
82150
LOINC Codes
Amylase, Pancreatic Cyst:   48996-3  
Site:   31208-2  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory