Test Details

Mnemonic

ADRBC

Ordering Code

3689360

CPT-4 Code(s)

84311

Specimen Information

Collect

Lavender EDTA
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Specimen Preparation

Send 1.0 mL whole blood refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.
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Alternate Specimen

Whole blood: Green sodium or lithium heparin
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Minimum Volume

1.0 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Rejection Criteria

Hemolysis
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Stability

Room temperature: 15 days
Refrigerated: 15 days
Frozen: Unacceptable
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Methodology

Kinetic Spectrophotometry
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Reference Range

400 - 900 mU/g Hb
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Performing Laboratory

ARUP Reference Laboratory
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New York DOH Approval Status

No
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