Test directory: AFP, Amniotic Fluid Rflx to ACHE

Ordering Code5784
Test NameAFP, Amniotic Fluid Rflx to ACHE
Amniotic Fluid Alpha-Fetoprotein
Preferred SpecimenAmniotic Fluid
Preferred ContainerSterile Container
Optimum Volume10 mL
Collection InstructionsDiscard first 2 cc of amniotic fluid.
Transport RequirementsOahu: Ambient
Airline: Ambient
Specimen StabilityAmbient: 1 Month
Refrigerated: Contact Laboratory
Rejection CriteriaFrozen, Gross contamination of amniotic fluid w/maternal or fetal blood
Avail. StatNO
Analytic Time10 Days
MethodologySolid Phase, Two-site Sequential Chemiluminescent
Immunometric Assay
Reference Lab Esoterix Genetic Laboratories, LLC

Reference range(s)

ComponentAgeMale NormMale Critical LowMale Critical HighFemale NormFemale Critical HighFemale Critical LowUnitsAdd'l info
AFP, Amniotic FluidALLSee report.
ACHEALLSee report.