Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
SGOT

Synonyms
AST

CMH Lab Section
Chemistry

Specimen Requirements
0.2 ml of blood in a mint green or red top w/ yellow ring gel tube

Availability
Stat, Urgent, Routine

Turn Around Time
Stat: 1 hrRoutine: 2-4 hrs

Methodology
Vitros Multiple-point rate

Ranges
Age Dependent:
0-1wk = 10-100 U/L
1wk-2yrs = 20-77 U/L
> 2 yrs = 12-50 U/L

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