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Test Code MISCLM Pyrimidine 5' Nucleotidase, Blood

Additional Codes

 

MAYO Test ID

P5NT

EPIC Test ID

LAB2608

 

Reporting Name

Pyrimidine 5' Nucleotidase, B

Useful For

Evaluation of persistent reticulocytosis and marked basophilic stippling

 

Evaluation of hemolytic anemia

Method Name

Kinetic Spectrophotometry (KS)

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Whole Blood ACD-B


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:

Preferred: Yellow top (ACD solution B)

Acceptable: Lavender top (EDTA)

Specimen Volume: 5 mL


Specimen Minimum Volume

3 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Whole Blood ACD-B Refrigerated 20 days

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Reference Values

Normal

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Friday

CPT Code Information

83915

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
P5NT Pyrimidine 5' Nucleotidase, B In Process

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
2734 Pyrimidine 5' Nucleotidase, B 2902-5

Analytic Time

10 days

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Forms

If not ordering electronically, complete, print, and send a Benign Hematology Test Request Form (T755) with the specimen (http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/it-mmfiles/benign-hematology-test-request-form.pdf)