Rate (L-Lactate to Pyruvate at 340 nm)
Differential diagnosis of cardiac and liver disorders
Age 1-4 years: 150 - 300 IU/L, 5-11 years: 140 - 280 IU/L, 12-150 years: 120 - 240 IU/L.
- Lactate Dehydrogenase
STAT requests for this test will be performed on a STAT basis (supervisory staff approval is not required).
Collect specimen in an SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate. Avoid hemolysis of specimen during collection.