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  CRP, High Sensitivity Specimen Type:
  also known as C-Reactive Prot., High Sensitivity

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Gel Separator Tube 5 mL
  or: 3 mL EDTA Hemogard Closure
  or: 3 mL Heparin Tube
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY Range UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A <5.0 mg/L N/A
Unit of measure: mg/L
Ideal sample: 5.0 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 0.3 mL serum or plasma
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): N/A
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 1-2 Days
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Chemistry : Processing Desk, 1st floor, Hospital,
  room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Immunoturbidimetric
Special Instructions: N/A
CyberLAB abbreviation: HSCRP
CyberLAB code: 8403
Lab Processing Instructions: Allow serum to clot at room temperature completely. Separate serum or plasma from cells as soon as possible. Refrigerate specimen immediatly after processing.