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Epic Code LAB177 Albumin, Body Fluid Level

Test Name Alias

Albumin Fluid | 8

Interface Order Alias

10300

Ordering Instructions

Ascites, Peritoneal, Pleural Cavity (Left or Right) will be performed at Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory.

 

If your source does not match the above, please order a Reference Miscellaneous Test (LAB848) and list the desired test, specimen source and type.

Collection Instructions

Specimen Collection: Body Fluid

 

Container(s): 4.5 mL Mint Green Top (Lithium Heparin Gel) or 6 mL Red Top Vacutainer  

Preferred Volume to Collect: Full tube 

Minimum Volume to Collect: 0.5 mL

 

Collection Instructions:

  • Indicate source.
    • Ascites, Peritoneal, Pleural Cavity, Left or Pleural Cavity, Right will be performed at Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory.
    • If your source does not match the above, please order a Reference Miscellaneous Test and list the desired test and specimen source and type.

 

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 12 hours

Refrigerate: 72 hours

Frozen: aliquot for longer storage

Laboratory Retention: 7 days

Test Frequency

Available 24 hours, usual TAT 1 day.

Reference Range

Reference range is not available

Performing Department

CHEMISTRY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Colorimetric – Bromcresol purple

CPT

82042-LAB-ALBUMIN BODY FLUID

CDM Code

80101276

Epic Test ID

1230100306

LOINC

Albumin BFL: 1747-5

Specimen Type: 66746-9

Beaker LOINC

ALBUMIN LEVEL BODY FLUID: 1747-5

Mayo Access Code

SHO10300

Reviewed Date

3/23/2022

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: ALBUMIN FLUID
Beaker Display Name: Albumin, Body Fluid Level
BEAKER TEST NAME: ALBUMIN, BODY FLUID
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Albumin, Body Fluid

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW CHEMISTRY: GREEN LI HEPARIN PST TUBE R (Preferred)-Refrigerated