Test Code

Preferred Specimen
1 mL Lithium Heparin Plasma, Serum(SST), Sodium Heparin Plasma

"Plasma must be physically separated from the cells with a maximum limit of 2 hrs. from collection time.
Testing Frequency: 24/7"

Transport Container
PST, Plasma Separator

Transport Temperature

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: Ref - 1 week; Frozen - 3 months


Reference Range
"M Up to 999 Years 30 - 200 mg/dL
F Up to 999 Years 30 - 200 mg/dL"

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.