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Epic Code LAB20 Hepatic Function Panel (Liver Panel)

Test Name Alias

Liver Panel | Liver Function Test | LFT | 8019

Interface Order Alias

10159

Panel Information

Link: AMA approved panel. 

Panel includes

  • Albumin
  • Alkaline Phosphatase
  • Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT)
  • Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)
  • Total Bilirubin
  • Direct Bilirubin
  • Total Protein

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Collection: Blood

 

Container(s): 4.5 mL Mint Green Top (Lithium Heparin Gel) or 5.0 mL Gold Top (Serum Separator-SST Gel)

  • Preferred Volume to Collect: 4.5 mL
  • Minimum Volume to Collect: 2.0 mL
  • Neonate Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL
  • Capillary collect ok? Yes
  • Microtainer acceptable: Yes

 

Collection Instructions:

  • Avoid hemolysis
  • After collection, gently invert tube 8-10 times.
  • Specimen should be processed within 2 hours – See Processing Instructions.

 

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

  • Processed Specimen: Plasma or Serum
  • Centrifuge/Spin: Yes
  • Aliquot: Yes
  • Processing Instructions:
    • Plasma is preferred specimen type
    • Green Tube/Plasma: Centrifuge after collection.
    • Gold Tube/Serum: Allow blood to clot for 30 minutes in a vertical position and centrifuge within 2 hours.
    • Minimum plasma/serum: 1.0 mL plasma
  • Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 8 hours

Refrigerate: 48 hours

Frozen: aliquot plasma/serum for longer storage

Laboratory Retention: 72 hours

Test Frequency

Available 24 hours, usual TAT 1 day.

Reference Range

See individual analyte procedures for reference ranges.

 

Critical Values Table

Performing Department

CHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Big Rapids Laboratory, Big Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Blodgett Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI
Spectrum Health Gerber Laboratory, Fremont, MI
Spectrum Health Kelsey Laboratory, Lakeview, MI
Spectrum Health Ludington Laboratory, Ludington, MI
Spectrum Health Pennock Laboratory, Hastings, MI
Spectrum Health Reed City Laboratory, Reed City, MI
Spectrum Health United Laboratory, Greenville, MI
Spectrum Health Zeeland Laboratory, Zeeland, MI

Methodology

See individual analyte for methodology

CPT

80076-LAB-LIVER/HEP FUNC PANEL

CDM Code

4058019

Epic Test ID

1230100894

LOINC

Alk Phos: 6768-6

ALT: 1743-4

AST: 30239-8

Bili Direct: 1968-7

Bili Total: 1975-2

Bili Indirect: 1971-1

Total Protein: 2885-2

Albumin Lvl: 1751-7

Beaker LOINC

ALANINE AMINOTRANSFERASE: 1744-2
ALBUMIN LEVEL: 1751-7
ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE: 6768-6
ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASE: 1920-8
BILI INDIRECT: 1971-1
BILIRUBIN DIRECT: 1968-7
BILIRUBIN TOTAL: 1975-2
HEMOLYSIS INDEX: N/A
LIPEMIA INDEX, SERUM: N/A
PROTEIN TOTAL: 2885-2

Reviewed Date

3/5/2020

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: HEPATIC FUNCTION PANEL
Beaker Display Name: Hepatic Function Panel (Liver Panel)
BEAKER TEST NAME: HEPATIC FUNCTION PANEL
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Hepatic Function Panel

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BW CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BL CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BL CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
BR CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
BR CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
GM CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
GM CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
KL CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
KL CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
LH CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
LH CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
PH CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
PH CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
RC CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
RC CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
UN CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
UN CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated
ZH CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated
ZH CHEMISTRY: GOLD TOP SST TUBE R (Acceptable)-Refrigerated