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Sodium, Fluid

Container Type

Test ID   LAB197
EPIC ORDER
  SODIUM, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)
84302
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL fluid; Sterile Container; No Preservatives
  micro: 200 µL fluid
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room Temperature: 24 hours
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: 6 months
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: YES 
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr.
Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: Undefined
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate
Comments

Provide fluid type and source.

Reference range is not defined; therefore, other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on January 31, 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

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