Blood Urea Nitrogen, Fluid

Last Modified: 1/14/2021 1:29:59 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes: Please contact PHL Client Reponse at 266-1500 (option 1) for Amniotic Fluid Requests
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 1.0 mL Fluid in Plastic Vial
Collection Instructions: Order must include the site and/or source of collection
Minimum Volume: 0.2 mL Fluid
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 1 week Refrigerated 

72 hours if RBC contaminated
Reference Range: Reference Range Not Established
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments: This assay was performed on the Roche Cobas instrument. This test was performed using a kit approved by the FDA for blood. Body fluids are not a sample type specified by the manufacturer.
Methodology: Not Applicable
Clinical Significance:  
Custom Panel: No


Stat Eligible: Yes
Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Parkview Regional Medical Center
PHL Test Code: FBUN
EPIC Test Code: LAB2185
Alternate Test Names: BUN, Fluid; Fluid Blood Urea Nitrogen; Fluid BUN
Included Tests:  
CPT Coding: 84520

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