LYSOZYME, SERUM

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a red-top. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 1 hour and send 1.0 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerate in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology
Enzymatic

Stability
Room Temperature: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 15 days; Frozen: 18 days

Reference Range
5.0-11.0 mcg/mL

Performed
Monday-Saturday

Turnaround Time5-8 days
Test CodeLYSO
CPT-4 Code (s)
85549
LOINC Codes
2589-0

Warde
Medical
Laboratory