Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Oxygen Dissociation P50, RBC Order Code : 11986R
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Green-top tube (sodium heparin)
Required Volume: 5 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Hemox-Analyzer Measures and Plots 02 Saturation
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat
Turnaround Time: 3 days
Special Handling: Specimens must arrive within 72 hours of draw. Draw blood in a green-top (heparin) tube(s), refrigerate specimen immediately after draw, and send 5 mL of fresh heparinized whole blood refrigerated. Do not transfer blood to other containers. Include a control specimen drawn at the same time from a normal, unrelated, non-smoking individual: draw blood in a green-top (heparin) tube(s), refrigerate specimen immediately after draw, and send 5 mL of fresh heparinized whole blood refrigerated. Do not transfer blood to other containers. Label clearly on outermost label normal control. Rubber-band patient specimen and control vial together. Draw Mon-Fri only.
CPT Codes: 82820
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3084
SHC EPIC Code: LAB11986R
Causes For Rejection: Mild or gross hemolysis; No control vial sent; lithium heparin tube; frozen specimen
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Hematology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
Sendout Lab Test Code: P50B
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/81432