pH, VENOUS

Synonyms:
Computer Code: (PHV)
Specimen Collection: Must be done at AMC Hospital. 1 mL heparinized venous blood in capped syringe at room temperature. Pediatrics: Heparinized capillary tube.
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
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: 7.32-7.43
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