CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN QUANTITATION WHOLE BLOOD

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CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN QUANTITATION WHOLE BLOOD

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Order Code ID

2318

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Whole Blood

Container Type

Sodium or Lith Green

CPT Code

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Turnaround Time

2 - 5 Days

Minimum Volume

5.0 mL

LOINC

20563-3

LOINC Description

Carboxyhemoglobin/Hemoglobin.total

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerate: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Specimens collected in EDTA tubes or not anaerobically. Specimens that have been opened or exposed to room air. Frozen or room temperature specimens. Specimens containing air bubbles or clots.

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Order Code ID

2318

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Whole Blood

Container Type

Sodium or Lith Green

CPT Code

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Turnaround Time

2 - 5 Days

Minimum Volume

5.0 mL

LOINC

20563-3

LOINC Description

Carboxyhemoglobin/Hemoglobin.total

Handling/Draw Instructions

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerate: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable. Rejection Criteria: Specimens collected in EDTA tubes or not anaerobically. Specimens that have been opened or exposed to room air. Frozen or room temperature specimens. Specimens containing air bubbles or clots.