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EPIC CODE: EPIC2258 5'Nucleotidase

Additional Codes

Sunquest:  F5NULM
Mayo:         F5NUL

Reporting Name

5' Nucleotidase

Performing Laboratory

ARUP Laboratories

Specimen Type


Specimen Required

Specimen Required

Specimen Type: Serum

Container/Tube: SST or Red

Specimen Volume: 1 mL

Collection Instructions: Draw blood in a serum gel tube(s), plain red-top tube(s) is acceptable. Spin down and send 1 mL of serum refrigerate in a plastic vial.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time Special Container
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  14 days
  Ambient  4 hours

Reference Values

0 - 15 U/L


Day(s) Performed

Sunday through Saturday

CPT Code Information


LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
F5NUL 5' Nucleotidase 1690-7


Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z2607 5' Nucleotidase 1690-7

Report Available

1 to 6 days

Reject Due To

Hemolysis: Mild; reject, Gross; reject
Thawing: Warm reject; Cold OK
Lipemia: NA
Icterus: NA
Other: NA

NY State Approved


Method Name

Quantitative Enzymatic

Secondary ID


Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.