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Test ID: PCHES    
Pseudocholinesterase, Total, Serum

Secondary ID A test code used for billing and in test definitions created prior to November 2011

8518

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Monitoring exposure to organophosphorus insecticides

 

Monitoring patients with liver disease, particularly those undergoing liver transplantation

 

Identifying patients who are homozygous or heterozygous for an atypical gene and have low levels of pseudocholinesterase

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Photometric, Acetylthiocholine Substrate

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

Pseudocholinesterase, Total, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Cholinesterase (Pseudo), Total
Serum Cholinesterase (Pseudochol)