Days Set Up
Monday - Saturday
Analytic Time

1 - 3 days

MiChart Code
Alkaline Phosphatase, Bone Specific (Sendout)
Soft Order Code
BAP

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Synonyms

BAP
Bone Alkaline Phosphatase,Ser.

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Immunoenzymatic Assay

Test Usage

Diagnosis and assessment of severity of metabolic bone disease including Paget disease, osteomalacia, and other states of high bone turnover. Monitoring efficacy of antiresorptive therapies including postmenopausal osteoporosis treatment.

Reference Range

Age and sex specific reference ranges provided with report.

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

Specimen Requirements

Collection Onsite

Collect blood in a red top or SST tube.

Collection Offsite

Collect specimen in a red top or SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate.

Yellow Top Tube
Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
0.6 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.5 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
84080
Pro Fee Code
 
LOINC
 

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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.