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Blood Test Information

ACE
(a.k.a Angiotensin Converting Enzyme)
minimum sample volume required ~ 5ml

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Tube type: SST

Reference range
8-52

Units
U/L

Turnaround Time
7 days

Department: Biochemistry

Clinical Application
Elevated levels of ACE activity occur in serum of patients with active sarcoidosis and occasionally in premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome, in adults with tuberculosis, Gaucherís disease, leprosy and in many other pathologic conditions involving lung and liver disease.

 
 

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