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3227 Protein, total, Serum

Specimen Type
Specimen Stability
Reference Range
Serum
7 Days 2 - 8°C
5.8-7.9 g/dL

Specimen Requirements

Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Temperature: Refrigerated
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.50 mL

Method

Colorimetric

Schedule

Mon-Sat

Turn-Around Time

24hrs; Also offered STAT at an additional charge

Instructions/Notes

Clinical Utility

As part of a general health checkup, to determine nutritional status or to screen for certain liver and kidney disorders as well as other diseases.

CPT Codes

84155

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