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Albumin - Fluid

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB177
EPIC Order
  ALBUMIN LEVEL, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   82042
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30
Specimen Routine: 1 mL fluid in sterile container; No Preservatives
Stability
Unspun - 3 days
Room Temp - 4 days
Refrigerated - 1 month
Frozen - 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hrs; Stat: 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: undefined
     
Comments:
Provide fluid type fluid and source.
Reference range is not defined; other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, freeze

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 14, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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