ANGIOTENSIN CONVERTING ENZYME CSF

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Collect CSF in a sterile container. Send 1.0 mL CSF (0.3 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped vial.

Rejection Criteria
Hemolyzed or xanthochromic specimens

Methodology
Kinetic

Stability
Room Temperature: 4 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 60 days

Reference Range
<=15.0 U/L

Performed
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday

Turnaround Time5-7 days
Test CodeCSACE
CPT-4 Code (s)
82164
LOINC Codes
12480-0

Warde
Medical
Laboratory