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  Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Specimen Type:
  also known as ACE

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
  or: 3 mL Red Stopper; Plain
  or:Gel Separator Tube 4 mL
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
0 - 6 yr old 18 90 U/L N/A
7 - 14 yr old 24 121 U/L N/A
15 - 17 yr old 18 101 U/L N/A
>18 yr old 9 67 U/L N/A
Unit of measure: IU/L
Ideal sample: 4.0 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.2 mL serum
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry Blood Browse Function
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: N/A
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 1-2 days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Enzymatic Method
Special Instructions: Test may be performed on other types of material, check the reference lab book.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: ACE
CyberLAB code: 8306
Lab Processing Instructions: Separate serum from cells ASAP. Freeze ASAP after processing.