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  Vitamin A Specimen Type:
  also known as Retinol

Blood


SCRAP

Specimen requirements: Green
  or: SST
Reference ranges:
CATEGORY LOW   HIGH   UNITS   QUALITATIVE  
Adults 0.30 1.2 mg/L N/A
Unit of measure: mg/L
Ideal sample: 4.0 mL Whole Blood
Absolute minimum amount: 1.5 mL Whole Blood
Method of collection: N/A
Transportation: PROTECT FROM LIGHT. In dark colored tube or with aluminum foil.
Label instructions: N/A
Request test on form: "Write in" MULTI LABS [Chem/Hem/UA/Tox/BB/Rheum] ( 151-104 )
Order/entry screen(s): Chemistry Blood Browse Function
Stat frequency: N/A
Stat turn around time: N/A
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 6-8 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
This test is sent to : ARUP - Associated Regional & University
Scheduling requirements : N/A
Method: High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Special Instructions: Overnight fasting is required.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: VIT A
CyberLAB code: 8150
Lab Processing Instructions: Place serum or plasma in ARUP Amber Transport Tube. Freeze after processing.