SYNOVIAL FLUID ANALYSIS & CRYSTALS

Synonyms:
Computer Code: SYFCD
Specimen Collection: 2 mL synovial fluid in liquid EDTA.
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Room temperature. Transport within 4 hours.
Reference Values: None
Lab Code: HEM
Requisition: FLD/ FCL
Test Frequency: Daily
Routine TAT: NA
Stat TAT: contact lab
CPT Code(s): 89051, 89060
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII