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B. pertussis Ab IgM

Test Code: 691
CPT: 86615
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



B.PERTUSS. IGG/A

Test Code: 1215
CPT: 86615
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BABESIA IGG/IGM

Test Code: 886
CPT: 86753
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BABESIA PCR

Test Code: 31
CPT: 87798
Preferred Specimen: YELLOW
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 lavender tube or 1 yellow top (ACD) tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Store specimen refrigerated.



BACTERIAL MENINGITIS ANTIGENS

Test Code: 1768
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



Banana(f92)IgE

Test Code: 1099
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Barbiturates Screen (Qual), Urine

Test Code: 8002T
CPT: G0431
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 20 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic, leak-proof, container. Refrigerate specimen.



BARBITURATES SCREEN(QUAL), URINE

Test Code: 2684MD
CPT: G0431, 82570, 83986
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic leak-proof container. Refrigerate specimen.



BARBITURATES, QUANTITATIVE, ORAL FLUID

Test Code: 3101QN
CPT: 82205, 80154
Preferred Specimen: ORAL EZE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Collect 3 ml of oral fluid submitted in an Oral-Eze collection device. Refrigerate specimen.



BARIUM, PLASMA/SERUM

Test Code: 2784QN
CPT: 83018
Preferred Specimen: ROYAL BLUE EDTA TRACE METAL-FREE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1ml
Memo: Collect 1 Royal Blue EDTA Trace Metal Tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliqout serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BARLEY (f6) IgE

Test Code: 1136
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bartonella henselae & quintana IgG & IgM Antibodies

Test Code: 3027SP
CPT: 86611 x4
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Full SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen Refrigerated.



Bartonella Henselae IgG & IgM Antibody (IFA)

Test Code: 1577
CPT: 86611
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bartonella henselae IgG Antibody (IFA)

Test Code: 609
CPT: 86611
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bartonella henselae IgM Antibody (IFA)

Test Code: 612
CPT: 86611
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bartonella Quintana IgG & IgM Abs

Test Code: 2521SL
CPT: 86611
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BEAN PINTO, IgE

Test Code: 2737QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BEEF (f27) IgE

Test Code: 1134
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bence Jones Protein, Quantitative

Test Code: 1842
CPT: 83883 x2, 84156, 86335
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2.5 ml
Memo: Collect 6 ml of random urine in a plastic, leak-proof container. Label with patient's name. Refrigerate specimen.



BENZODIAZEPINE VERIFICATION (SERUM)

Test Code: 2947QN
CPT: 80154
Preferred Specimen: Plain Red
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: REFRIGERATE. COLLECT BLOOD IN A PLAIN RED TOP TUBE. CENTRIFUGE WITHIN 1HR OF COLLECTION, THEN TRANSFER SERUM INTO TRANSFER TUBE.



Benzodiazepines Screen (Qual), Urine

Test Code: 8003T
CPT: G0431
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 20 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic, leak-proof, container. Refrigerate specimen.



BENZODIAZEPINES SCREEN, SERUM/PLASMA

Test Code: 1055
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



BENZODIAZEPINES, QUANTITATIVE, ORAL FLUID

Test Code: 3080QN
CPT: 80154
Preferred Specimen: Oral EZE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Collect 3 ml of oral fluid submitted in an Oral-Eze collection device. Refrigerate specimen.



BETA 2 TRANSFERRIN

Test Code: 1123
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Submit body fluid(nasal, otic or other fluids) in a sterile, plastic container. CSF is not acceptable. Store specimen at room temperature



Beta-2 Microglobulin

Test Code: 32
CPT: 82232
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain Red or 1 SST tube. Draw specimen following an overnight (12 hour) fast. Patient must not consume any alcohol for 24 hours before the specimen is drawn. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Beta-2 Microglobulin, Urine

Test Code: 2989LC
CPT: 82232
Preferred Specimen: Urine Cup
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Patient should empty the bladder, then drink a large glass of water and collect a urine sample within one hour. Significant loss of ?2-microglobulin activity may occur in acidic urine (pH ?6). Urine should always be collected at high diuresis and the pH adjusted to between 6 and 8 with 1 mol/L sodium hydroxide.



Beta-2-Glycoprotein I (IgG, IgA, IgM)

Test Code: 1707
CPT: 86146
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN I ANTIBODY, IGA

Test Code: 2546QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN I ANTIBODY, IGG

Test Code: 2548QN
CPT: 86146
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BETA-2-GLYCOPROTEIN I ANTIBODY, IGM

Test Code: 2547QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Beta-Hydroxybutyrate

Test Code: 1319
CPT: 82010
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BILE ACIDS, FRACTIONATED & TOTAL, PREGNANCY

Test Code: 2606QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BILE ACIDS,TOTAL

Test Code: 72
CPT: 82239
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube from a fasting patient (8 hours). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Transfer serum to plastic transport tube. Refrigerate specimen.



BILI, INDIRECT

Test Code: 378
CPT: 82247, 82248
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Immediately after draw wrap tube with aluminum foil to protect from light. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bilirubin, Direct

Test Code: 73
CPT: 82248
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Wrap tube with aluminum foil to protect from light. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



BILIRUBIN,TOTAL

Test Code: 74
CPT: 82247
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Wrap tube with aluminum foil to protect from light. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



Biotin (Vitamin B7)

Test Code: 635
CPT: 84591
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into amber transfer tube or foil wrap plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Protect specimen from light. Freeze specimen immediately.



BIOTINIDASE

Test Code: 394
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube or 1 Lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow SST tube to clot(30 minutes). Gently invert Lavender tube to mix. Centrifuge specimen within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Indicate on the tube serum or plasma. Freeze specimen immediately.



Blackberry (Rf211) IgE

Test Code: 2458QN
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Blood Culture Profile (Aerobic and Anaerobic)

Test Code: 3021QN
CPT: 87040 x 2
Preferred Specimen: BLOOD CULTURE BOTTLES
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Submit 1 Aerobic Blood Culture Bottle and 1 Anaerobic Blood Cultue Bottle. Inoculated with 5.0 - 8.0 ml of blood. Maintain sterility and forward promptly. Keep specimens at room temperature.



BLOOD GROUP & RH

Test Code: 78
CPT: 86900, 86901
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED & LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: This test is not intended for donor screening.
Submit 1 plain, red-top tube and lavender tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Refrigerate specimen.



BLOOM SYNDROME

Test Code: 674
CPT: 81209
Preferred Specimen: YELLOW ACD-A
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Yellow ACD-A Top or 1 Lavender Top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert specimen. Store specimen at room temperature.



BLUEBERRY (Rf288) IgE

Test Code: 1131
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BNP NATRIURETIC

Test Code: 1310
CPT: 83880
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Collect 1 full Lavender Top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. DO NOT CENTRIFUGE TUBE. Do not open tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Body Fluid Cell Count

Test Code: 803
CPT: 89051
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Submit 3 ml of unpreserved body fluid in a Lavender-top tube or a plastic leak proof container. and 3 ml of body fluid in a Lavender-top tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS AB IGM (CONFIRMATION)

Test Code: 2489QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen:
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp:
Min-vol:
Memo:



Bordetella pertussis IgG, MAID

Test Code: 621
CPT: 86615
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BORDETELLA PERTUSSIS/PARAPERTUSSIS ANTIGEN DETECTION

Test Code: 2773SL
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: CULTURE SWAB
Alternative Specimen: AMIES W/ CHARCOAL
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit 1 Nasopharingeal secretions/swabs or 1 Amies w/charcoal swab. Indicate the exact site where specimen was obtained on the requistion and swab. Store specimen refrigerated.



Bordetella pertussis/parapertussis Culture

Test Code: 1266
CPT: 87081
Preferred Specimen: AMIES W/CHARCOAL SWAB
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit 1 Amies w/charcoal swab. Indicate source of specimen on requisition and container. Transport specimen room temp immediately to lab.



BROMIDE, SERUM

Test Code: 592
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Royal Blue No Additvie Tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into a plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen at room temperature.



BRUCELLA ANTIBODIES IGG, IGM

Test Code: 1805
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BULLOUS PEMPHIGOID (BP 230) IGG

Test Code: 2493QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BULLOUS PEMPHIGOID ANTIGEN (BP 180) AB

Test Code: 2492QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BUMBLE BEE, IgE

Test Code: 1808
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



BUN(UREA NITROGEN), 24-HR URINE

Test Code: 1007
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Instruct patient to collect urine in a 24-hour urine container with no preservative and refrigerate specimen during collection. Aliquot 3 ml of the 24 hour urine collection into a plastic, leak-proof container. Record total volume on container and requisition. Store specimen immediately.



BUN, SERUM

Test Code: 497
CPT: 84520
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Store specimen refrigerated.



BUPRENORPHINE SCREEN(QUAL), URINE

Test Code: 2692MD
CPT: 81003, 82570, 83986, G0434
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic leak-proof container. Refrigerate specimen.