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G-6-PD Assay, Blood Genetics, Jelke 396
POE DESCRIPTION RBC 6GPD
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
G-6-PD Assay, Blood, Blood Genetics, Jelke 396
POE DESCRIPTION RBC 6GPD
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
GAD 65 Antibodies, Beta Cell Antibody, Anti-GAD Antibodies, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Glutamic Acid Decarbox 65 Ab

TURNAROUND TIME

7-10 days

 
GBM, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLOM BASEMENT MEMBRANE AB; GBM
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
GGT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
GGTP, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
GLA Deficiency, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working

 
GOT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONSGOT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine 8 hours; Stat or CSF 1 hour
 
GPT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONSGPT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
GT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
GTT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION GLUCOSE TOLERANCE 2 HR; GTT-2 HR
DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Gabapentin, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGABAPENTIN
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Galactokinase, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Galactokinase

DAYS PERFORMED

Blood can be collected Monday through Wednesday only.  Patient should be fasting, non-fasting acceptable.

TURNAROUND TIME

one week

 
Galactose-1-Phosphate Uridyl Transferase, Erythrocyte, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONGAL 1 PHOS URIDYL TRANSFERASE; G1P URTRAN
DAYS PERFORMED

Monday-Friday

TURNAROUND TIME

one week

 
Galactose-1-Phosphate, Erythrocyte, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONGALACTOSE 1 PHOSPHATE ERYTHROCYTE; GAL-1-PHOS
DAYS PERFORMED

 

Tuesday, Friday; 8 a.m. (Arrange with laboratory in advance.)

TURNAROUND TIME Two weeks
 
Gamma GT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Gamma GTP, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Gamma Glutamyl Transferase, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Gamma Glutamyl Transpeptidase, Serum, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGAMMA GLUTAMYL TRANSPEPTIDASE; GGT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Garamycin., Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGENTAMICIN PRE DOSE; GENT PRE

GENTAMICIN POST DOSE; GENT POST

GENTAMICIN RANDOM LEVEL; GENT RND

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine 4 hours; Stat 1 hour
 
Gastric Aspirate Fungus Culture, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU FUNGUS W SMEAR(NON-SKIN); C FUNGUSSM (NON-SKIN)
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIMESmear results: same day if the specimen is received in the laboratory no later than 1400. Preliminary culture reports are available after 1 week or when a fungal isolate is detected. Culture reports will be finalized after 4 weeks.
 
Gastric Aspirate, Routine, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU AEROBIC W GRAM STAIN; C AERGS
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMEGram stain: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Preliminary culture reports available after 24 hours. Culture reports of no growth will be issued after 72 hours. Completion of culture reports may take 3-4 days after receipt of the specimen when multiple isolates are found.
 
Gastrin, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGASTRIN
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Gel AChE Test, Molecular Diagnostics/Genetics
POE DESCRIPTIONACETYLCHOLINESTERASE; ACHE
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Gen-Probe for Neisseria gonorrhoeae or Chlamydia trachomatis, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

Amplified Probe Chlm and GC

DAYS PERFORMED

Monday-Friday

TURNAROUND TIME 24-72 hours
 
Gene Mutation Analysis, Molecular Diagnostics/Molecular Biology Diagnostics Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONP53 GENE MUTATION ANALYSIS; P53PCR
DAYS PERFORMEDMon-Thur, 0900-1600
TURNAROUND TIME10-14 days
 
Genital Culture for Ureaplasma urealyticum, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

MICRO REF

DAYS PERFORMED

Monday-Friday

TURNAROUND TIME10 days
 
Genital Culture, Routine, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU GENITAL W GRAM STAIN; C GENITLGS

CU GENITAL; C GENITL

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMEGram stain: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Preliminary culture reports available after 24 hours. Culture reports of no growth will be issued after 72 hours. Completion of culture reports may take 3-4 days after receipt of the specimen when multiple isolates are found.
 
Gentamicin, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGENTAMICIN PRE DOSE; GENT PRE

GENTAMICIN POST DOSE; GENT POST

GENTAMICIN RANDOM LEVEL; GENT RND

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine 4 hours; Stat 1 hour
 
Gentamicin, Post, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGENTAMICIN PRE DOSE; GENT PRE

GENTAMICIN POST DOSE; GENT POST

GENTAMICIN RANDOM LEVEL; GENT RND

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine 4 hours; Stat 1 hour
 
Gentamicin, Pre, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGENTAMICIN PRE DOSE; GENT PRE

GENTAMICIN POST DOSE; GENT POST

GENTAMICIN RANDOM LEVEL; GENT RND

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine 4 hours; Stat 1 hour
 
Gentamicin, Random, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGENTAMICIN PRE DOSE; GENT PRE

GENTAMICIN POST DOSE; GENT POST

GENTAMICIN RANDOM LEVEL; GENT RND

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Routine 4 hours; Stat 1 hour
 
Gestational GTT, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCOSE TOLERANCE 3 HR; GTT-3 HR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME8 hours
 
Giardia/Cryptosporidium Antigen, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

CRYPTGIA

DAYS PERFORMED

Monday through Friday

TURNAROUND TIME

1 - 3 days

 
Glass Activation Factor, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

F12 ACTIVITY

TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Gliadin IgG and IgA Antibodies, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONANTIGLIADIN ANTIBODY; ANTI GLIAD
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Globulins, Serum, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONQUANTITATIVE IMMUNOGLOBULINS; QUANTS; QT IGS
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily

TURNAROUND TIME

8 hours

 
Glomerular Basement Membrane Antibody, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLOM BASEMENT MEMBRANE AB; GBM
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Glucagon, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCAGON
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Glucagon Stimulation Test, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONINSULIN
TURNAROUND TIME7-10 days
 
Glucohemoglobin, Core Laboratory
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME 24 hours
 
Glucose 6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase, Red Blood Cell, Blood Genetics, Jelke 396
POE DESCRIPTION RBC 6GPD
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Glucose Tolerance Test, 1 Hr Gestational Screen, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCOSE TOLERANCE 1 HR; GTT 1 HOUR; GTT-1HR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME8 hours
 
Glucose Tolerance Test, 2 Hr, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION GLUCOSE TOLERANCE 2 HR; GTT-2 HR
DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Glucose Tolerance Test, 3 Hr Gestational, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCOSE TOLERANCE 3 HR; GTT-3 HR
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME8 hours
 
Glucose and Protein, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Core Laboratory
DAYS PERFORMED

Specimens accepted daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

One hour

 
Glucose, Blood, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCOSE; FBS
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour; Blood Gas Laboratory: 15 minutes
 
Glucose, Cerebrospinal Fluid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONCSF GLUCOSE
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME1 hour
 
Glucose, Fluid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION FLUID GLUCOSE
DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME1 hour
 
Glucose, Quantitative, Urine, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Urine Glucose Random; Urine Glucose Timed

DAYS PERFORMED Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME 8 hours
 
Glucose, Two-Hour Postprandial, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLUCOSE POSTPRANDIAL 2 HR; GLU-PP; 2 HR PP
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine 8 hours; Stat or CSF 1 hour
 
Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase (GAD 65) Antibodies, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Glutamic Acid Decarbox 65 Ab

TURNAROUND TIME

7-10 days

 
Glutamic Oxaloacetic Transaminase, Serum or Cerebrospinal Fluid, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONSGOT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine 8 hours; Stat or CSF 1 hour
 
Glutamic Pyruvate Transaminase, Serum, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONSGPT
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMERoutine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
 
Gluten (IgE) Rast Allergen, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTION

Gluten allergen

TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Glycated Hemoglobin, Blood, Core Laboratory
DAYS PERFORMEDSpecimen accepted daily
TURNAROUND TIME 24 hours
 
Gonadotropin, Pituitary, Core Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONFOLLICLE STIMULATING HORMONE; FSH
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily on first shift
TURNAROUND TIME1 day
 
Gonorrhea Culture, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONCU NEISSERIA GONORRHOEAE; CU GC; C GC

CU N GONORRHOEAE & STAIN; CU GC AND STAIN; C GCGS

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIMEGram stain: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Preliminary culture reports are available after 24 hours. Complete culture reports will be issued after 48-72 hours.
 
Gonorrhoeae by DNA Probe, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

Amplified Probe Chlm and GC

DAYS PERFORMED

Monday-Friday

TURNAROUND TIME 24-72 hours
 
Goodpasture's Antibody, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGLOM BASEMENT MEMBRANE AB; GBM
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Gout Crystals, Blood Center
POE DESCRIPTIONCRYSTAL ANALYSIS SYNOVIAL FL; FL CRYSTAL ANALYSIS SYNOVIAL; SYNOVIAL CRYSTAL ANALYSIS
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 0800-2300
TURNAROUND TIME8 hours
 
Gram Stain, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONGR STAIN ONLY
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory
 
Granulocyte (Neutrophil) Antibody, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
TURNAROUND TIME 5-7 working days
 
Granulocyte Concentrate, Transfusion, Blood Center
DAYS PERFORMEDArrangements should be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. Weekdays, 0730-1700; weekends, 0730-1400. Tech "on call" will only perform donations scheduled 24 hours in advance.
TURNAROUND TIMEDonation should take between 2-4 hours. Donor specimen must be completely processed and cross-matched.
 
Gross Worm Identification, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONWORM ID; ID WORM
DAYS PERFORMEDMonday-Friday, 0700-1430
TURNAROUND TIME24-48 hours
 
Group A Beta Streptococcus Culture, Throat, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTIONTHROAT CULT/FOR BETA STREP; C STREPA
DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME Antigen screen: 2 hours after receipt of the specimen in the laboratory. Because the sensitivity of the antigen screen test is only 60-70%, a culture is set up for all antigen-negative specimens. Preliminary culture reports are available after 24 hours. Complete culture reports are issued 24-72 hours.
 
Group B Beta-Hemolytic Streptococcus Culture, Microbiology
POE DESCRIPTION

CU GROUP B STREPTOCOCCUS; RECTAL CULTURE FOR BETA STREP; VAGINAL CULTURE FOR BETA STREP

DAYS PERFORMEDDaily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME

1-3 days

 
Growth Hormone, Core Laboratory Referred to Commercial Laboratory
POE DESCRIPTIONGROWTH HORMONE; GROWTH HOR
TURNAROUND TIME

5-7 working days

 
Guaiac, Stool, Microbiology
DAYS PERFORMED

Daily, 24 hours

TURNAROUND TIME

1 day



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