Laboratory: Clinical Biochemistry
Test Name:
ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE- BONE SPECIFIC - (P) or (S)
Test Code: MISC
Clinical Information:
This immunoassay is used to determine the source of unexplained increased ALP in the presence of normal γGT.  It is elevated due to increased osteoblastic activity such as in bone tumors or Pagets Disease.
Collection Devices:
Specimen Required:


Plasma: 1.0 mL

Serum also acceptable.
Referral:
Requisition:
Reference Values:
Availability:
Within 3 Weeks
See Also:
More Information:
Store and send frozen to In-Common Laboratories. In Clinical Details enter "BONE SPECIFIC ALK PHOS".
 
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