Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Sepsis Protocol Lactate Order Code : SPLAC
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Container Type: Green-top tube (Sodium heparin) or heparinized syringe
Required Volume: 1 mL
Methodology: Potentiometry (Direct Ion-Specific Electrode)
Standard Run Times: 24 Hours per Day
Turnaround Time: Within 30 Minutes
Special Handling: The sample should be collected via venipuncture using either an evacuated collection tube system or plastic syringe.
CPT Codes: 83605
SHC EPIC Code: LABSPLAC
Department: Chemistry