Potassium, Fluid

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: F/K
POE DESCRIPTION: FLUID POTASSIUM
CPT CODE: 84132
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 Potassium