Test Catalog

Test

Code
L897
Name
CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN QUANTITATION WHOLE BLOOD
Description

Alternative Names: CBH, 309, L897, CARBON MONOXIDE
Includes: Carboxyhemoglobin Quantitation
Sample Type: Whole Blood
Preferred Container: Sodium Heparin (Green Top) Tube or Lithium Heparin (Green Top) Tube
Sample Volume: 5.0 mL
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL
Handling Instructions: Keep specimen anaerobic; do not remove cap from collection tube. Refrigerate within 30 minutes after collection. Transport 5 mL whole blood. Specimen should be received within 24 hours of collection. . Do not collect by finger stick or heel stick.
*Collect Sunday-Thursday only*
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated
Specimen Stability: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerate: 72 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable
Testing Frequency: Varies
Expected Turn Around Time: 3- 6 Days
Testing Facility: ARUP
CPT Codes: 82375