Albumin, Alkaline Phosphatase, ALT (GPT), AST (GOT), Direct Bilirubin, Total Bilirubin, Total Protein
Specimen Collection Requirements
Serum or Plasma, one 5.0 mL gold (SST) or 3.0 mL mint green (lithium heparin, PST) top tube
Allow serum to clot completely at room temperature (minimum: 30 minutes). Centrifuge and separate serum from cells ASAP. AVOID EXPOSURE TO LIGHT.
Grossly hemolyzed specimens
AFTER SEPARATION FROM CELLS: Ambient (20-25°C): 24 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 3 days; Frozen (at or below -20°C): 1 month
Samaritan Health Services Laboratories
See specific test.
Age adjusted ranges.
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