Name: Lactate/Pyruvate Studies
Test Name: Lactate/Pyruvate Studies
Health Link Test Code: HCLPS
LIS Test Code: LPS
CPT Code(s): 84379, 83918, 82139, 82543
Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory
Collection Container: Red top
Also Acceptable: Lavender top
Collection Volume: 4 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 1 mL
Sample Analyzed: Serum
Testing Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 0.4 mL
Outreach Specimen Processing:
Transport frozen specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory on dry ice.
Transport specimen to laboratory immediately.