Hemoglobin, Plasma

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

HGB/PLASMA

POE DESCRIPTION: HEMOGLOBIN PLASMA; PLASMA HEMOGLOBIN; HGB/P
CPT CODE: 83051-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
CONTAINER TYPE: Green top (heparin) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

1.0 mL whole blood (0.5 mL heparinized plasma)

REJECTION CRITERIA:

Hemolyzed sample not acceptable

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL whole blood (0.2 mL heparinized plasma)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs  - Search Test Code 514

 

LAST UPDATED:

4-10-2013

TEST SYNONYM(S):Free Hemoglobin; Plasma Hemoglobin