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Title

ACE (Angiotensin Converting Enzyme) * 

Category

Clinical Lab 

LetterGroup

SIM

10370 

CPT

82164 

Synonyms

ACE; Angiotensin Converting Enzyme 

SpecimenType

Serum 

Container

Red-top or gold-top tube.

CollectionInstructions

 

Volume

Volume: 1ml.
Min .volume: 0.5ml.

AdditionalInformation

High in patients with active sarcoidosis disease

PatientPreparation

Stop administration of Captopril, Enalapril, or Lisinopril for 12 hr. activity

SpecimenProcessingInstructions

Separate serum from cells ,if using red-top tube

TransportRequirements

Refrigerate

SpecimenStability

7 days 

RejectionCriteria

Captopril,, Enalapril, or Lisinopril administration Whole blood; hemolysis; icteric specimen.

ReferenceRange

See patient report for reference range

Reviewed by Lisa McBride on January 15, 2018

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