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. Carbon Dioxide   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Carbon Dioxide
CPT Code: 82374

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Red top (no anticoagulant) or Green top (lithium heparin) tube

Collection Volume: 0.4 mL (minimum 0.2 mL)

Cause for rejection: Not delivered on ice, not delivered to lab immediately

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Daily,24 hours; STAT

Methodology: Enzymatic with phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase and oxalate dehydrogenase

Special Instructions: Place specimen on ice and deliver to lab immediately.

TAT: 1 hour


Lab/Phone: 330-746-9623

Additional Info: Reference range: 17.0-27.0 mEq/L

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: