GLUCOSE, PERITONEAL FLUID

Specimen Required
Send 1.0 mL peritoneal fluid (0.5 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Methodology
Hexokinase, Ultra-violet

Stability
Room temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 28 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeGLPTF
CPT-4 Code (s)
82945
LOINC Codes
Glucose, Peritoneal Fluid:   2347-3  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory