Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Albumin, Fluid Order Code : FAL
Synonyms: Fluid Albumin
Specimen Type: Body Fluid
Container Type: Plain, Sterile Container
Required Volume: 1 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: Quantitative Nephelometry/Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Standard Run Times: Daily
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day
Special Handling: Centrifuge and separate to remove cellular material. Refrigerate.
CPT Codes: 82042
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB177
SHC EPIC Code: LABFAL
Causes For Rejection: Specimen collected in anything other than a plain, sterile container. Contaminated or grossly hemolyzed specimens. Needle sent with specimen.
Department: Sendouts
Sendout Lab: ARUP
Sendout Lab Test Code: 50024
URL: http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/0050024