Chloride

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB59
  • Soft Test Code:
  • CL
Alternate Names
  • CL

Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 mL Plasma from a PST Mint Top Tube - Li Heparin (preferred)
or
1.0 mL Serum in a SST Gold Top Tube

Alternate Specimen

1.0 mL Serum from a Red Top Tube in a Plastic Vial
or 
1.0 mL Plasma from a Green Top Tube - Li Heparin in a Plastic Vial

TransportAndStorage

7 days Refrigerated

48 hours unspun

Collection Instructions

 

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

98 - 107 mmol/L


Methodology:
  • Ion Selective Electrode (ISE)

Production Schedule

Sites Performed
  • Parkview Cancer Institute
  • Parkview Kosciusko Hospital
  • Parkview LaGrange Hospital
  • Parkview Noble Hospital
  • Parkview Randallia Hospital
  • Parkview Regional Medical Center
  • Parkview Southwest
  • Parkview Wabash Hospital
  • Parkview Whitley Hospital
Days Performed
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Departments
  • Chemistry
Stat Eligible

Coding & Compliance

CDM

01420184


CPT Coding

82435