ALT (Alanine Aminotransferase)

NameALT
Tube TypeSerum (Gold top)
Reporting UnitsU/L
Reference RangeB  1 day
B  2 days – 5 days
B  6 days – 6 months
B  7 months – 12 months
B  1 year – 3 years
B  4 years – 6 years
B  7 years – 12 years
F  13 years – 17 years
M  13 years – 17 years
F  17+ years
M  17+ years
0 – 31
0 – 52
0 – 60
0 – 57
0 – 39
0 – 39
0 – 39
0 – 23
0 – 26
0 – 33
0 – 41
Analytical Range5 – 7000
AvailabilityNDDH (24/7)
Target turnaround time2 hours
Special requirements & notes
Patient preparationN/A
Volume required1 tube (4ml)
If delayed transport to lab, store:Centrifuged, in refrigerator
Factors affecting result interpretation
Time limit for add on test4 days
Pathology disciplineBiochemistry
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Last updated: June 6, 2019