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Blood gas, capillary

Lab Section:  Blood Gas  
Lab Location:  SRC
Test ID: LAB78 
Reported: 30 minutes for STAT orders; 1 hour for Routine orders
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: No minimum volume indicated. Collect Blood in a Blood Gas Syringe.
Tests in this Panel: 
Test NameReference Interval
Patient Temperature [LRR11346]
Capillary pO2 [LRR12488]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
75.0 100.0 mmHg
Carboxyhemoglobin [LRR12503]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
0.0 1.4 %
Hgb, blood gas [LRR14067]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
12.0 18.0 g/dL
O2 Hemoglobin [LRR15247]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
95.0 97.0 %
Base Excess, Capillary [LRR12144]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 - 999 Years Any
2 mmol/L
PCO2(T) [LRR15472]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any See range for pCO2 mmHg
Methemoglobin [LRR14902]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any <1.5 %
pH (T) [LRR15545]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any See range for pH
pH, Capillary [LRR15549]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
7.35 7.45 units
pCO2, Capillary [LRR15473]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
35.0 45.0 mmHg
PO2(T) [LRR15690]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any See reference range for pO2 mmHg
HCO3 Calculated, Capillary (POC) [LRR19297]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 - 999 Years Any
20.0 26.0 mmol/L
CPT Code(s): 82805
Last Changed: 08/17/2016 19:30:12