Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 22, 2019 @ 9:13 am

3710

Crystals, Body Fluid

Specimen:Collect:
  • Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container

Also Acceptable:
  • Body Fluid in Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • Body Fluid in Lavender (EDTA)
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Green Top (Na Heparin). Submit Refrigerated.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Body Fluid in Lavender (EDTA). Submit Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Clotted Specimen
  • DO NOT submit samples in syringe with needle attached.
Stability:Ambient: 4 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 12 Hour(s); Frozen: Unacceptable; Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Microscopy
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 89060
Interpretive Data:General Reference Range : none seen
Components:
  • 3710 - CRYSTALS, BODY FLD
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