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Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL) Assay, Quantitative

Order Name LIMULUS
Test Number: 5441803
Revision Date 11/24/2017
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL) Assay, Quantitative
Enzymatic 33643-8 
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 3mL (1mL) Aqueous Fluids Sterile Screwtop Container Frozen
Instructions Aqueous solution and Aqueous fluid Frozen ASAP!
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Room temperature unacceptable, Refrigerated unacceptable.
Specimen Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month
Testing Schedule Wed 
Expected TAT 3-8 Days  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 2008110
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 87999
Lab Section Reference Lab