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Cholinesterase, RBC

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
CHORB CLEVE
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Purple top (EDTA) tube: Whole Blood
Collection Volume:
3.0 mL (minimum 1.0 mL)
Cause for Rejection:
Frozen, clotted, hemolyzed specimens. Sodium or lithium heparin (green) tubes.
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to Reference Laboratory
Methodology:
Enzymatic
Special Instructions:
This is an acceptable test for determining chronic exposure to organophosphate insecticides.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2-5 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: 25-52 U/g Hgb
CPT Code:
82482