AMYLASE, PANCREATIC CYST

Mnemonic

BF AMLPC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Pancreatic cyst fluid in sterile container

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Frozen

Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 30 days

Testing Information

Performed

Mon - Fri

Reported

3-5 days, (not reported on Saturday or Sunday)

Method

Substrate Kinetic

Referral Lab

Mayo Medical Laboratory (AMLPC)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

82150

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:57 AM