Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: January 17, 2019 @ 10:13 am

91029

Beta-2-Microglobulin, Serum

Specimen:Collect:
  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • One Lavender (EDTA)
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
  • One Red Top
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.3 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature
  • Separate aliquot required for each frozen test ordered
  • Separate from cells ASAP
Stability:Ambient: 8 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 3 Day(s); Frozen: 6 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Immunoturbidimetric
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 82232
Components:
  • 91029 - B2 MICROGLOBULIN
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