Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: July 14, 2024 @ 9:13 am

92214

proBrain Natriuretic Peptide, NT

Specimen:Collect:
  • SST

Also Acceptable:
  • Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • Lavender (EDTA)
  • Pink Top (EDTA)
Submit:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum in Standard Transport Tube. Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma in Standard Transport Tube. Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma in Standard Transport Tube. Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma in Standard Transport Tube. Submit Frozen. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection
  • Allow serum tube to sit for 15-20 minutes at room temperature for proper clot formation.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Specimens collected in containers other than specified.
Stability:Ambient: 3 Day(s); Refrigerated: 6 Day(s); Frozen: 24 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
Methodology:
  • Quantitative Electrochemiluminescent Immunoassay
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:1-2 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 83880
Components:
  • 92214 - PRO-BNP, NT
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