Adenosine Deaminase


Test Information

Test Name

Adenosine Deaminase

Synonyms

ADA

Preferred Specimen

Pleural aspirate - into plain non-gel or heparin non-gel tube or blood gas syringe

Testing Location

Referral


Processing Information

Registration Code

ADAF

Notes

  • Treat as URGENT
  • Keep chilled, do not freeze, send ASAP to referral lab

Methodology

Minimum Volume

1 mL

Contact Information

laura.yau@pathlab.co.nz

External Referral Information

Referral Location

Middlemore Hospital Laboratory (via WHL)

External Lab Website