Vitamin K

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

MISC CHEM

CPT CODE:

84597-90

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

This test cannot be added onto an existing sample.

CONTAINER TYPE:

Green top (lithium heparin  - 10 ml, Green top (sodium heparin) - 10 ml; Foil Wrap

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

8 mL whole blood (4.0 mL plasma).  Protect from light.

MINIMUM VOLUME:

5 mL whole blood (2.0 mL plasma).  Protect from light

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code S51649