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Lactic acid, CSF

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB187

 

Methodology: 

Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 mL Cerebrospinal Fluid in a CSF Tube.
Pediatric volume: 0.2 mL.
Transport: Deliver to lab immediately.

Reference Interval: 

0.8 to 2.2 mmol/L

 

CPT Code(s): 

83605

Last Changed: 

7/2/2018 3:25 PM

Last Reviewed: 

2/28/2018 4:37 PM