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  Glucose Specimen Type:
  also known as Glucose, Fluid

Other


CHEMISTRY

Specimen requirements: 7 mL Red Stopper; Plain
Unit of measure: mg/dL
Ideal sample: 5 mL
Absolute minimum amount: 1 mL
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): Chemistry - Other Fluid
Stat frequency: Daily
Stat turn around time: 1 hour
Routine frequency: Daily
Must be in by: N/A
Routine turn around time: 4 Hours
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: Glucose Oxidase (O2 Electrode)
Special Instructions: Do not send fluids to the laboratory in syringes or in evacuation bottles. Transfer the fluid to a red top tube with no gel separator.
  Results are available on a Chart Copy
  Results are Quantitative
CyberLAB abbreviation: XGLUC
CyberLAB code: 2844
Lab Processing Instructions: N/A