Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 15, 2019 @ 10:13 am

90049

Histamine, Whole Blood

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Green Top (Li Heparin)

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Whole blood . Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Non-frozen specimens.
Stability:Ambient: 2 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 6 Hour(s); Frozen: 6 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay
Performed:Monday, Thursday
Reported:2-6 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83088
Components:
  • 90049 - HISTAMINE, BLOOD
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