Days Set Up
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday
Analytic Time

3 - 8 days

MiChart Code
Soft Order Code

Test Updated:


Adenosine Deaminiase, Blood
Adenosine Deaminase, Erythrocytes

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Kinetic Spectrophotometry

Test Usage

Evaluation of hemolytic anemia of obscure cause. Evaluation of severe combined immunodeficiency syndrome.

Reference Range

400 - 900 mU/g hemoglobin

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a EDTA lavender or green top tube. Send 4.0 mL of intact whole blood. Refrigerate. Do not transfer blood to other containers.

Normal Volume
4 mL EDTA or heparin whole blood
Minimum Volume
1 mL EDTA or heparin whole blood

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.