Phosphorus, Serum

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: PO4
POE DESCRIPTION: PHOSPHOROUS; PO4
CPT CODE: 84100; 84100
DAYS PERFORMED: Specimen accepted daily, 24 hours
TURNAROUND TIME: Routine: 8 hours; stat: 1 hour
CONTAINER TYPE:

SST tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: Blood (serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 0.4 mL blood (0.2 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: 0-1 month: 4.0-7.0 mg/dL; 1 month to 15 years: 4.5-6.5 mg/dL; 15 years to adult: 2.5-4.6 mg/dL
TEST SYNONYM(S):Inorganic Phosphate, Serum; Phos