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. Iron   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Iron
CPT Code: 83540

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Green top (lithium or sodium heparin) tube

Collection Volume: 0.4 mL

Cause for rejection: Hemolysis, lipemia

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily, 24 hours; STAT

Methodology: FerrZine method

Special Instructions: Notify lab if patient is receiving iron therapy. Delay iron testing for 4 days after a patient has had a blood transfusion.

TAT: 1 hour

Panel Includes: Iron, TIBC, %Saturation


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8417

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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