Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Porphyrins, Serum Order Code : PORS
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Protoporphyrins, Coproporphyrins, Uroporphyrins
Specimen Type: Serum (wrapped with foil)
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 6 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 2 mL
Methodology: Scanning fluorometry
Standard Run Times: Tue, Thu
Turnaround Time: 3-7 days
Special Handling: Freeze serum. Protect from light.
CPT Codes: 84311
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB123
SHC EPIC Code: LABPORS
Causes For Rejection: Hemolyzed and frozen whole blood samples.
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Genetics; Hematology
Sendout Lab: ARUP Laboratories
URL: http://www.aruplab.com/guides/ug/tests/0080429.jsp