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Blood Test Information

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

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Test Code: ACE

Tube type: SST

Other acceptable tube types
Lithium heparin (pale green)

Reference range
13 - 64


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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