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

Synonyms: BNP, proBNP

Mint Green Plasma Separator Tube

Tube Type


Test ID   LAB5361
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   83880
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Referral Testing
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 4mL blood/Li Heparin plasma separator, mint green top tube; see comments.
  Micro: 1.5 mL blood
Availability Routine: Reference Laboratory - UNC Rex Healthcare
Turnaround Time   1-3 days
Reference Range Normal: See separate report
 Comments Sample must be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection.

Reviewed by jcayless on December 07, 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