CPT Code: 84484|
Specimen Type: Blood
Tube Type/Collection Container: Gold top SST (Serum separator tube, no anticoagulant) or lithium heparin
Collection Volume: 1mL (minimum 0.5mL)
Cause for rejection: Hemolysis
Availability: Sent to reference lab
TAT: 2 hours
Additional Info: Reference range available on patient report.
Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Ingrid Hershey, Laboratory Administrative Director, at 330-543-8721.
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308