Fluid Profile

Last Modified: 8/12/2020 1:19:04 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes: Please contact PHL Client Reponse at 266-1500 (Option 2) to request a Stat courier pick up
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL Fluid in a Clear Red Top Tube - No Clot Activator
3.0 mL Fluid in a Lavender Top Tube - EDTA
3.0 mL Fluid in a Green Top Tube - Li Heparin in a Plastic Vial 
Collection Instructions: If multiple Fluid tests are being requested please specify order of importance and submit in the Clear Red Top Tube only

Order must include the site and/or source of collection 

Do not centrifuge specimen
Minimum Volume: 1.0 mL Fluid
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 24 hours Refrigerated
Reference Range: Reference Range Not Established, and will vary on the type of fluid
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Multiple
Clinical Significance:  
Custom Panel: No


Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Parkview Regional Medical Center
PHL Test Code: FLPRO
EPIC Test Code: LAB2292
Included Tests: Cell Count, Fluid; Crystals, Fluid; Glucose, Fluid; pH, Fluid; Protein, Fluid; Specific Gravity, Fluid
CPT Coding: 82945, 83986, 84157, 84315, 89060

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