Glucagon

Pre-Chilled
Tube Type

Test ID LAB1005
EPIC ORDER GLUCAGON
CPT Code(s) 82943
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Core Referral Testing
Tube Station 888
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/pre-chilled lavender top tube; See comments for additional information
Micro: 1.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - Mayo Clinic Laboratories
Turnaround Time 5-7 days
Reference Range See separate report
Comment
Collect in pre-chilled EDTA  tube from a fasting patient.
Deliver immediately to Core Laboratory on ICE.
Sample must be spun in refrigerated centrifuge within 30 minutes of collection.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on December 02, 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