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Epic Code LAB848 5'Nucleotidase

Important Note

Order as Reference Miscellaneous #LAB848; indicate complete test name when ordering.

Additional Codes

Mayo Code: F5NUL

Performing Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories

Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: SST or Red

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a serum gel tube(s), plain red-top tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerate in a plastic vial.

Laboratory Test Directory Note:

COLLECTION NOTE: Volumes listed are in serum or plasma, draw approximately 2 1/2 times the requested volume in whole blood.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  14 days
  Ambient  4 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis: Mild; reject, Gross; reject
Thawing: Warm reject; Cold OK
Lipemia: NA
Icterus: NA
Other: NA

Method Name

Quantitative Enzymatic

Report Available

1 to 6 days

Reporting Name

5' Nucleotidase

Reference Values

0 - 15 U/L


Day(s) Performed

Sunday through Saturday

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
F5NUL 5' Nucleotidase 1690-7


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z2607 5' Nucleotidase 1690-7