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

3105

Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR)

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Lavender (EDTA)

Also Acceptable:
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
Submit:
  • 4 mL (Min:1.5 mL) Whole blood . Submit Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Clotted Specimen
  • Grossly Hemolyzed Samples
Stability:Ambient: 4 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 12 Hour(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Sedimentation
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 85651
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : 0-20 mm/hr
Male Reference Ranges
  • 0 - 150 year(s) : 0-15 mm/hr

Female Reference Ranges
  • 0 - 150 year(s) : 0-20 mm/hr
Components:
  • 3105 - ESR
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