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Protein, total

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB118

 

Methodology: 

Colorimetric

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary Light Green; Dark Green and Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.

 

Reference Interval: 

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

Units

0 - 4 Weeks

Any

4.6-6.8

g/dL

5 Weeks - 11 Months

Any

4.8-7.8

g/dL

12 Months - 999 Years

Any

6.6-8.7

g/dL

 

CPT Code(s): 

84155

Last Changed: 

6/28/2018 10:55 AM

Last Reviewed: 

08/08/2017 14:51:44