Serum Viscosity

Tube Type

X 3

Test ID LAB765
EPIC Order VISCOSITY, SERUM
CPT Code(s) 85810
Group/Individual Test Individual
Laboratory Special Hematology and Hematopathology
Tube Station 30
Specimen Routine: Blood/3x Full 7mL Red Top Tubes:  NOT SST! See Important Comments
micro: N/A
Stability
Unspun: 30 minutes
Room temperature: Yes
Refrigerated: 1 week
Frozen: NO
Availability Routine: Monday-Friday, 08:00-15:00; No Weekends/Holidays
STAT: Available upon Director's Approval
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 days. Performed daily M-F; samples must be received by 3pm for same days results
STAT: 8 hours
Reference Range Normal: 1.4-1.8
Comments May be Drawn Any Time and Centrifuged, Separated, and Serum Refrigerated in Lab

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on November 05, 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