CORD VENOUS BLOOD GAS

Test Code
CORDVBG

CPT Codes
82805

Preferred Specimen
CORD BLOOD

Instructions
BRING SPECIMEN TO CHEMISTRY DEPARTMENT IMMEDIATELY

Transport Container
SYRINGE

Transport Temperature
ROOM TEMP-30 MIN

Setup Schedule
Set Up:
Report Available:

Reference Range
CORD VENOUS BLOOD GAS


Clinical Significance
This test is used to determine if an infant has respiratory problems and to test acid/base balance.

Performing Laboratory
LMH - Chemistry  x3739 or 3764



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.