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Blood gas, venous

Lab Section:  Blood Gas  
Lab Location:  Main Lab
Test ID: LAB79 
Methodology: Amperometric, potentiometric, and optical
Schedule: As requested
Reported: 30 minutes
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 1.0 mL Blood in a Blood Gas Syringe
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Draw with heparin
Transport: Specimen must arrive in lab within 30 minutes.
Tests in this Panel: 
Test NameReference Interval
Base Excess, Venous [LRR11373]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any Not Established
0 - 999 Years Any
2 mmol/L
pCO2, Venous [LRR11369]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
38 54 mmHg
PO2, Venous [LRR11374]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
30 55 mmHg
pH, Venous [LRR11368]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any
7.32 7.43 units
Patient Temperature [LRR11346]
Calculated HCO3, Venous [LRR11372]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any Not Established
0 - 999 Years Any
20.0 26.0 mmol/L
O2 Sat, Venous [LRR11371]
Age Limit Sex Normal Range
0 Days - 999 Years Any Not Established
CPT Code(s): 82805
Last Changed: 09/04/2016 14:59:21