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Carotene, serum

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: ARUP 
Test ID: LAB702 
Methodology: Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Schedule: Mon - Friday
Reported: 5 days for Routine orders
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 5.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 3.0 mL.
Protect from light during collection, storage, and shipping. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Handling: Protect from light during collection, storage, and shipping..
Stability: Refrigerated: 4 hours; Frozen: 1 month

Notes: 

Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 82380
Last Changed: 12/21/2016 05:36:45
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:36:51