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  • Bilirubin, Total, Serum

Bilirubin, Total, Serum

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB50
EPIC Order
  BILIRUBIN, TOTAL
CPT Code(s)   82247
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 ml blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red top acceptable
  micro: 200 µl blood/serum separator bullet/gold top/red top
Stability
Unspun: 6 hours
Room Temperature: Yes
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: see Table below
  Critical:  Age 0-1 year: >14.9 mg/dl 
     
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

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 Reference Ranges: Serum Total Bilirubin

Age Range: mg/dl
0-15 days Not Stated
16 days + <1.2

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 16, 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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