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Glucose, Fluid

This test is for Non-CSF. For CSF, see Glucose, CSF

Test ID   LAB186
EPIC Order
  GLUCOSE, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   82945
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL fluid/sterile container; specify fluid type; No Preservatives; see Comments
Stability
Unspun: 4 hours
Room temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: 12 months
Availability Routine: 24 hr/day
  STAT: YES 
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr; Routine 2 hrs
Reference Range Normal: undefined
Comment
Provide fluid type and source.
Reference Range is not defined; therefore, other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 27, 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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