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Test Code JFCRY Joint Fluid Crystals

Collection Container

Lav(EDTA)

Specimen Required

joint fluid

Specimen Volume

1 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.5 mL

Special Handling Instructions

Specimen should be transported to the laboratory ASAP after collection

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

72 Hours

Methodology

Examination of fluid under bright light and polarized light

Reference Ranges

none seen

Turnaround Time

1 Day

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

7 AM-3 PM, 7 Days a week

CPT Code

89060

LOINC Code

38458-6