Test Details

Mnemonic

ALPRT

Ordering Code

3622020

CPT-4 Code(s)

82042

Specimen Information

Collect

Peritoneal fluid
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Specimen Preparation

Send 1.0 mL peritoneal fluid frozen in a screw capped plastic vial.
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Frozen
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Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: 28 days
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Methodology

Nephelometry
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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