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pro BNP (NT-ProBNP, N-Terminal pro B-Type Natriuretic Peptide)

Synonyms: BNP, proBNP

Tube Type

Age

Test ID   LAB5361
EPIC Order
  PRO-BNP
CPT Code(s)   83880
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4mL blood/gold top serum separator tube
  Micro: 1.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - UNC Rex Healthcare
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   1-3 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
 Comments Sample must be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection.

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on July 23, 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.

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