Arthritis Profile Comprehensive

Last Modified: 2/13/2019 12:18:56 PM


  Medicare Medical Necessity Restrictions May Apply
Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements:
10.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube
and 
3.0 mL Whole Blood in a Lavender Top Tube - EDTA
Collection Instructions: Lavender Top: 
Collection requirements for ESR are by venipuncture or line draw. Capillary samples are NOT acceptable.
Mix by inversion
Do not centrifuge
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: Serum:
7 days Refrigerated 

ESR Whole Blood Lavendar: 
Must be tested within 4 hours of collection, if testing delayed longer than this Refrigerate
Do not Freeze
Reference Range: See Indvidual Tests
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Multiple
Clinical Significance:  
Documentation:  
Custom Panel: No

PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Parkview Hospital Randallia, Parkview Huntington, Parkview LaGrange, Parkview Noble, Parkview Regional Medical Center, Parkview Wabash, Parkview Warsaw , Parkview Whitley
PHL Test Code: ARTPC
EPIC Test Code: IMO19
Included Tests: Alkaline Phosphatase, Total; Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA); Anti Streptolysin-O (ASO); Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN); C-Reactive Protein (CRP); Calcium (Ca); Cyclic Citrullinated Peptide (CCP); Phosphorus, Inorganic; Rheumatoid Factor (RF); Sedimentation Rate (ESR); Uric Acid
CPT Coding: 82310, 84075, 84100, 84520, 84550, 85652, 86038, 86063, 86140, 86200, 86430 (Reflex 86060, 86431, 86039)

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