Department of Pathology
and Laboratory Medicine

Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308
Laboratory
Ph: (330) 543-8573
Fax: (330) 543-3659

LABORATORY TEST REQUISITION


PATIENT INFO
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PHYSICIAN INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. Hemoglobin   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Hemoglobin
CPT Code: 85018

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Purple top (EDTA) tube: Whole Blood

Collection Volume: 0.5 mL (minimum 0.01 mL)

Cause for rejection: Specimen hemolyzed, clotted, diluted with IV fluid; held at RT for more than 8 hours or at 4C for more than 24 hours

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Flow Cell Spectrophotometry

Special Instructions: Lipemic plasma or white count > 50,000/mm3 may falsely elevate the hemoglobin.

TAT: 4 hours


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8416

Additional Info: Reference range is available on patient report

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Cindy Maurer at (330)543-8689.

SHIP TO:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
CCL
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308


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