Note: Per AJCC 6th, "An elevated serum LDH should be used only when there are 2 or more determinations obtained more than 24 hours apart, because an elevated serum LDH on a single determination can be falsely positive as a result of hemolysis or other factors unrelated to melanoma metastases."
|000||Not done (SX)|
|002||Within normal limits (SO)|
|004||Range 1 (S1) less than 1.5 x upper limit of normal for LDH assay|
|005||Range 2 (S2) 1.5 - 10 x upper limit of normal for LDH assay|
|006||Range 3 (S3) more than 10 x upper limit of normal for LDH assay|
|008||Ordered, but results not in chart|