Mint Green Plasma Separator Tube

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB122
EPIC Order
CPT Code(s)   84295
Group/Individual Test   Individual
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: 200 µL blood/mint green top bullet/gold top/red top
Unspun: 6 hours
Spun/seperated, Room Temperature: 8 hours
Spun/seperated, Refrigerator: 7 days
Spun/seperated, Frozen: 30 days
Availability 24hrs/day
Turnaround Time   STAT 1 hr., Routine 2 hrs.
Reference Range Normal: 135-145 mmol/L
  Critical: <115 or >155 mmol/L

Reviewed by jlcarr on December 28, 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