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Beta-hydroxybutyrate

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB2669

 

Methodology: 

Enzymatic

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Primary - Light Green; Gold Top Tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL (Plasma or Serum)

 

Reference Interval: 

Reference Range: 0.02 - 0.27 mmol/L

CPT Code(s): 

82010

Last Changed: 

6/22/2018 2:42 PM

Last Reviewed: 

9/1/2017 2:53 PM