Albumin, Fluid

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB177
  • Soft Test Code:
  • FALB
Alternate Names
  • Albumin Fluid
  • Fluid Albumin

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 mL Fluid in a Plastic Vial

Alternate Specimen

1.0 mL fluid in a Green Top Tube – Li Heparin
or
1.0 mL fluid in a Red Top Tube 

TransportAndStorage

 

Collection Instructions

Order must include the site and/or source of collection

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

Reference Range Not Established


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:
  • Colorimetric

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center
Days Performed
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Departments
  • Chemistry
Stat Eligible

Coding & Compliance

CDM

01422040


CPT Coding

82042