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Aldolase: 1.5 -12.0 micro / lit


- requires about 5 ml of venous blood, pt NPO for AM blood draw. Increased: Dermatomyositis, Polymyositis, Limb girdle muscular dystrophy Chronic hepatitis, Portal cirrhosis, Obstructive jaundice (See bilirubin) Gangrene, Prostate tumors (PSA), Trichinosis, Liver mets, blood dyscrasias, delirium tremens, Burns, 20% of cancer pts. - Normal Values - Poliomyelitis, Myasthenia gravis, Multiple sclerosis, Neurogenic musclee atrophy.



Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.