Bilirubin, Fractionated

Overview

  • EPIC Code:
  • LAB168
  • Soft Test Code:
  • BILIF
Included Tests

Bilirubin Direct; Bilirubin Indirect; Bilirubin Total


Specimen Collection & Preparation

Specimen Requirements

1.0 Plasma from a PST Mint Green Top Tube - Li Heparin in a Plastic Vial 
or
1.0 Serum from a SST Gold Top Tube in a Plastic Vial

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

6 hours unspun

Collection Instructions

Avoid Hemolysis

If potiential prolonged exposure to sunlight specimen should be protected from the light by placing in an Opaque bag

Clinical Interpretation

Reference Range:

Direct: 0.0 - 0.2 mg/dL
Indirect: 0.0 - 0.7 mg/dL
Total: 0.0 - 1.0 mg/dL


Methodology:
  • Colorimetric

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

01422697, 01422248


CPT Coding

82247, 82248