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Test Code CITRIC Citric Acid (Citrate), Blood

Additional Information

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Reflex Tests

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Collection Container

serum gel , red top, or green top

Specimen Required

Serum from gel, or red top, or plasma from a green top(heparinized tube)

Other Acceptable Specimen Types

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Special Handling Instructions

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Specimen Volume

2 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

1ml No repeat available.

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Specimen Stability

.Refridgerated  (18 days)

 Frozen (30 days)

Reasons for Rejection

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Methodology

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Days and Times Performed

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Turnaround Time

.4-18 days

Reference Ranges

male 1.3-2.6 

females 1.7-3.0

Units:mg/dL

CPT Code

82507.

EMR Interface Order Code

04925