Bilirubin Fractionation

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: FBIL
POE DESCRIPTION: BILIRUBIN FRACTIONATION; BILI FRAC; FBIL
CPT CODE: 82247, 82248
TEST INFORMATION: This test is for patients >30 days. This test indicates a Total Bilirubin and a Direct Bilirubin.
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: Routine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS: Specimen must be protected from light and transported to the laboratory promptly.
CONTAINER TYPE:

SSTTM tube, Microtainer (Lithium heparin SST) tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 4 mL blood (2 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: See Table
REFERENCE CHART:

Direct bilirubin 0.0-0.35 mg/dL (Adult) 

Total bilirubin 0.2-1.3 mg/dL

TEST SYNONYM(S):Conjugated (DBIL), and unconjugated (indirect) bilirubin; Calculated direct and delta bilirubin