|Mnemonic: ||[Bile Acids]|
|Name: ||Bile acids, Total|
|Specimen: ||1 mL serum from a Red SST or Red top tube. Patient must be fasting a minimum of 8 hours prior to sample collection.|
Plasma is unacceptable.
Hemolyzed samples are unacceptable.
Body fluid samples are unacceptable.
|Minimum Spec: ||0.5 mL|
|Neonatal Spec: ||0.3 mL|
|Transport Temp: ||Refrigerated|
|Spec Stability: ||Stable up to 2 weeks refrigerated.|
|Ref Lab/Code: ||ARUP 0070189|
| Method: ||Enzymatic|