Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Renal Function Panel Order Code : RP
Synonyms: Kidney Function Panel
Specimen Type: Plasma/Serum
Container Type: Preferred: Mint-top gel tube (lithium heparin); acceptable: SST Gold-top gel tube or Red-top tube (Plain) no additive
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Spectrophotometry (Colorimetric), Indirect ISE (Ion Specific Electrode)
Components: Sodium, Potassium, Chloride, CO2, Creatinine, Glucose, Bun, Calcium, Albumin, Phosphorus
Standard Run Times: 24 Hours per Day
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day
Special Handling: Refrigerate
CPT Codes: 80069
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB19
SHC EPIC Code: LABRP
Causes For Rejection: Gray-top tube (sodium fluoride)
Department: Chemistry