Chloride, Cerebrospinal Fluid

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: C/CL
POE DESCRIPTION: CSF CHLORIDE
CPT CODE: 82438
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME:

1 hour

CONTAINER TYPE:

CSF collection tubesRed top tube - 10 mLRed top tube - 4 mL

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

Cerebrospinal fluid

MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.2 mL
TEST SYNONYM(S):CSF Chloride