Alert

Glucagon

Pre-Chilled

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB1005
EPIC ORDER
  GLUCAGON
CPT Code(s)   82943
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   888
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/pre-chilled lavender top tube; See comments for additional information
  Micro: 1.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Medical Laboratories
Turnaround Time   5-7 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
Comment
Collect in pre-chilled EDTA  tube from a fasting patient.
Deliver immediately to Core Laboratory on ICE. 
Sample must be spun in refrigerated centrifuge within 30 minutes of collection.

Reviewed by jcayless on February 29, 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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