Cholesterol, Total, Fluid

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: F/CHOL
POE DESCRIPTION: FLUID CHOLESTEROL TOTAL
CPT CODE: 82465
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: 1 hour
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Must specify fluid type on the requisition.

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube - 10 mLRed top tube - 4 mLSterile 80 mL specimen container

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Body fluid
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.2 mL fluid
REFERENCE RANGE: None established
TEST SYNONYM(S):Fluid Cholesterol, total