Test Code: 606
CPT Code(s): 83690
Methodology: Spectrophotometry (SP)
Clinical Significance: Confirmatory evidence for diagnosis of pancreatitis.
Alternative Name(s): Pancreatic lipase; LIP; Lipase, serum
Supply: T01 - Red/Gray SST 8.5mL
Preferred Specimen: Serum
Preferred Volume: 1mL
Transport Container: Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Transport Temperature: Room Temperature
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 8 days
Rejection Criteria: Grossly icteric
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