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  • Protein, Total, Serum

Protein, Total, Serum

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB118
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   84155
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
Unspun: 6 hours
Room Temperature: Yes
Refrigerator: 3 days
Frozen: 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hrs
  STAT: 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: 6.6-8.0 g/dL
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate


Reviewed by gloria_crawford on February 01, 2017

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