CPT Code: 8635382397|
Specimen Type: Whole Blood
Tube Type/Collection Container: Green top (sodium heaprin) tube
Collection Volume: 4.5 mL
Cause for rejection: Sample must not be more than 30 hrs. old. Do not refrigerate.
Availability: Sent to reference lab.
Methodology: Chemiluminescence (CL)
Special Instructions: Sample collection: Mon-Wed; and if collected on Thursday must be received in CHMCA lab by 11:00 AM on Thursday.
Days Performed: Mon-Thur
TAT: 1-3 days
Additional Info: Reference range:
ATP Level: 225-525 ng/mL
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