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
Patient Name:
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PHYSICIAN INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. Lead   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Lead
CPT Code: 83655

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Dark Green top (lithium heparin) tube - no gel separator; Purple top (EDTA)tube

Collection Volume: 0.5 mL (minimum 0.2 mL)

Cause for rejection: Clotted

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Mon-Fri (0800-1600)

Methodology: Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry

Special Instructions: Wash the collection site well with soap and water before cleansing with Chlorhexadine wipe.. Label specimen as a venous or capillary collection. Notify lab if patient is being chelated.

TAT: 3 days


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8484

Additional Info: Reference range: 0-4 ug/dL

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


Physician Signature: Date: