Collect

One 4 mL EDTA (Lavender) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

Frozen, clotted, Tube under filled, grossly hemolyzed, beyond specified stability, child < 6 months old.

Storage/Transport Temperature

4 mL Whole Blood Refrigerated

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 12 hrs; Refrigerated: 14 days

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Remarks

Send original Tube. Cannot be performed on child < 6 months

Department

Hematology

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Methodology

Solubility/Hgb S Reduction

CPT Codes

85660
Collection

Collect

One 4 mL EDTA (Lavender) Tube

Unacceptable Conditions

Frozen, clotted, Tube under filled, grossly hemolyzed, beyond specified stability, child < 6 months old.

Storage/Transport Temperature

4 mL Whole Blood Refrigerated

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Ambient: 12 hrs; Refrigerated: 14 days

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Remarks

Send original Tube. Cannot be performed on child < 6 months

Department

Hematology
Ordering

Performed

Mon, Wed, Fri

Methodology

Solubility/Hgb S Reduction
Result Interpretation
Administrative

CPT Codes

85660

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