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Pyruvate Kinase, RBC

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code MOLT (Order in Apex as 'Miscellaneous Outside Lab Test' using the complete test name above)
Performed by Mayo
Sendout? Yes
Method Spectrophotometry
Container type Lavender top
Amount to Collect 3 mL blood
Sample type EDTA whole blood
Preferred volume 3 mL blood
Min. Volume 1 mL blood
Processing notes Do not centrifuge or freeze; refrigerate. Order MAYO# 8659
Units U/g of hemoglobin
Normal range 6.7 - 14.3 U/g of hemoglobin
Synonyms Pyruvate kinase, erythrocyte
Turn around times Test performed Monday-Saturday.
CPT coding 84220-90
Last Updated 2/20/2014 3:15:55 PM
Entry Number 804
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