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Test Name:ALT (SGPT)
Test Number:254
Collect:1.0 mL Serum - SST
Peds Collect:0.5 mL Serum - SST
Alternate Collect:1.0 mL Li Heparin plasma - PST
Container:Serum Separator (SST) or
Plasma Separator (PST) tube
Processing:Spin
Transport/Stability:Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days
Frozen - 60 days
Ambient - 3 days
Alternate Names:Alanine Aminotransferase
84460.0
Performing Lab:AHL - Chemistry; C
Days Set Up:Mo - Su
Expected TAT:1 day
Ref. Ranges:1-8 dys: 6–40 IU/L
30 dys: 10–40 IU/L
1-4 mths: 13–39 IU/L
4-7 mths: 12–42 IU/L
1 yr: 13–45 IU/L
4 yrs: 5–45 IU/L
7 yrs: 10–25 IU/L
12 yrs: 10–35 IU/L
14 yrs: 10–55 IU/L
Adult: 8–45 IU/L
Collection/
Processing Details:
Avoid hemolysis
Method:Enzymatic
CPT Codes:84460
Date Created:11/30/2001
Revised Date:08/09/2017