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Chloride, Serum

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB59
EPIC Order
  CHLORIDE
CPT Code(s)   82435
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL blood/serum separator tube/gold top/red/royal blue top tube acceptable
  micro: 200 µL blood/serum separator bullet/red top
Stability
Unspun: 6 hours
Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerator: 4 weeks
Frozen: 6 months
Stability

Unspun:

Spun/Separated:

6 hours
Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerator: 4 weeks
Frozen: 6 months
Availability 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: 98-107 mmol/L
Comments

Reviewed by Karen Hrischuk on December 13, 2019

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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