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Lab Test Dictionary

Albumin


Synonyms

Body Fluid, Albumin

Specimen Type

Body Fluid

Performing Lab

RCHSD Chemistry


Epic ID

LAB177

Lab Test Days

As Received

Standard TAT

3 hours

Stat TAT

1 hour


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1.0 ml Body Fluid

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Send in red top tube, syringe, or sterile container. Note fluid type on specimen label. (CSF is an acceptable specimen type for this order)


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Ambient-OK

Test Volume Required

1.0 ml Body Fluid

Minimum Test Volume

0.5 ml Body Fluid

Processing Instructions

Have Med Tech evaluate specimen. Centrifuge & aliquot supernatant. Note type of fluid on specimen label Note type of fluid on specimen label.


CPT Codes

82042