Glucose, Spinal Fluid

Test Code
Spinal Fluid Orderset/GLUCSF - NOCO

CPT Codes

Preferred Specimen
1.0 mL Spinal fluid ub a sterile vial

Minimum Volume
0.5 mL

Specimen Stability
Specimen Type Temperature Time
CSF Refrigerated 72 hours

Hexokinase/Bichromatic Endpoint

Setup Schedule
Monday through Sunday; Continuously

Report Available
Same day

Reference Range
0-1 year: 60 – 80 mg/dL
1-150 years: 40 – 70 mg/dL
Critical value (automatic call-back): <30 mg/dL

Performing Laboratory
Banner Fort Collins Medical Center Laboratory
Mckee Medical Center Laboratory
North Colorado Medical Center Laboratory
Sterling Regional Medical Center
‚ÄčEast Morgan County Hospital

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.