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B-Hydroxybutyrate

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
BHB1 ACHM1
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Green top (lithium heparin)tube
Collection Volume:
1 mL
Cause for Rejection:
Gross hemolysis
Storage:
Refrigerate, stable one week at 2-8 Celsius
Methodology:
Colorimetric
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8417
TAT:
1 hour
Additional Info:
Reference range <0.4 mmol/L Critical >4.0 mmol/L
CPT Code:
82010