Alert

Hematocrit

Tube Type

Test ID LAB289
EPIC Order HEMATOCRIT
CPT Code(s) 85014
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station 30 Routine: 888 STAT
Specimen Routine: blood/lavender top tube: 1.0 mL minimum volume
micro: 0.5 mL blood/lavender microtainer
Stability
Room Temperature 6 hrs
Refrigerate 24 hrs
Frozen NO
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
STAT: YES
Turnaround Time STAT 30 minutes. , Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Male: 41-53% adults: Pediatric see Table (Opens in new window-close to return)
Female: 36-46% adults: Pediatric see Table (Opens in new window - close to return)
Critical:
<15% or >60%
Comment

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on January 22, 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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