pH, CAPILLARY

Synonyms:
Computer Code: (PHC)
Specimen Collection: Must be done at AMC Hospital. 1 mL blood in heparinized capillary tube.
Minimum Volume: 150 microliters (fill capillary)
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Transport to lab within 30 minutes of collection.
Reference Values: 0 Day, Full Term: 7.29-7.48 1 Day-Adult: 7.35-7.45
Lab Code: CC
Requisition: GASES
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: 20 min
Stat TAT: 15 min
CPT Code(s): 82805
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII