Angiotensin Converting Enzyme
Angiotensin I–converting enzyme (ACE).
To assist in diagnosing, evaluating treatment, and monitoring the progression of sarcoidosis, a granulomatous disease that primarily affects the lungs.
There are no food, fluid, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
|Age||Conventional Units||SI Units (Conventional Units × 16.667)|
|Newborn–6 yr||18–90 units/L||300–1500 nKat/L|
|7–14 yr||24–121 units/L||400–2,017 nKat/L|
|15–17 yr||18–101 units/L||300–1,683 nKat/L|
|Adult||12–68 units/L||200–1,133 nKat/L|
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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