WELCOME TO UCSD LABORATORY SERVICES GUIDE  
cms.ucsd.edu/labref/default.asp
 #   A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  Serum Viscosity Specimen Type:
  also known as Viscosity, Serum

Blood


HEMATOLOGY

Specimen requirements: Two - 7 mL Red Stoppers; Plain
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
N/A 1.4 1.8 N/A N/A
Unit of measure: N/A
Ideal sample: 15 mL Whole Blood (MUST YIELD 5 mL Serum)
Absolute minimum amount: Two 7 mL Whole blood tubes must yield 3 mL serum.
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: N/A
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Hematology/Coagulation
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Weekdays
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 24 Hours
For Hillcrest deliver to: SCRAP : Specimen Central Receiving and
  Processing, room 2-117
For Thornton deliver to: Hematology : Processing Desk, 1st floor,
  Hospital, room 1-013
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: Viscosity
Special Instructions: N/A
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: VISC
CyberLAB code: 7705
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A