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Hemoglobin, Blood (Blood Gas)

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Tube Type

Test ID   LAB754
EPIC Order
  HEMOGLOBIN, BLOOD GASES
CPT Code(s)   85018
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   31
Specimen Routine: 1.0 mL in 3cc syringe w/lyophilized heparin in BG Kit or SafePICO syringe;  See Important Comments
  micro: 0.5 mL in 1cc syringe w/lyophilized heparin in BG Kit or full capillary tube.
Availability Routine: 24 hr/day
  STAT: NA
    10 minutes
Reference Range Male: 13.5 - 17.5 g/dL
  Female: 12.0 - 16.0 g/dL
  Critical Value: <5.0 g/dL
Comment Deliver Immediately
Syringes with needles attached will NOT be accepted
Syringes may be obtained from Central Distribution.

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on February 12, 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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