Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: September 21, 2019 @ 9:13 am

1016

Calcium, Serum or Plasma

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Separate from cells ASAP
Rejection Criteria:
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
Stability:Ambient: 7 Day(s); Refrigerated: 22 Day(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Colorimetric
  • Kinetic
Performed:Mon-Fri
Reported:1-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 82310
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : 8.5-10.3 mg/dL

Please Note: Reference range change as of 7/19/2018.
Components:
  • 1016 - CALCIUM
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Disclaimer:
It is preferable to locate tests on the website and not rely on printed test information, which may soon be out of date.
Updated test information can only be guaranteed by using this website.