ELP: Electrolyte Panel

Mint Green Plasma Separator Tube

Tube Type

Includes: Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, Anion Gap

Test ID LAB16
CPT Code(s) 80051
Group/Individual Test Group
Laboratory Core Laboratory
Tube Station Routine 30; STAT 888
Specimen Routine: 1 mL blood/Li Heparin plasma separator tube/Mint Green top. Also acceptable serum (Gold SST / Red Top Tube)
Micro: 500 µL blood/mint green top bullet/gold top/red top
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
Turnaround Time STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: see individual tests for reference ranges
Critical: see individual tests for reference ranges

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 06, 2021

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