Specimen Requirements

Title

ADENOSINE DEAMINASE, RBC

Specimen Requirement

Draw blood in a lavender EDTA tube.  Send 1.0mL whole blood refrigerated.

Alternate Specimen(s):

Whole blood Sodium or Lithium Heparin

Methodology

Kinetic Spectrophotometry

Stability

Room Temperature: 15 Days; Refrigerated: 15 Days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range

Turnaround

3-6 Days Performed Sun, Tues, Thurs

Clinical Use

Test Code

ADRBC