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Interleukin-6

Centralized Core Laboratory : Hematology

Test ID/Workstation :
INTL6 CLEVE
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Gold top SST ( serum separator tube, no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
2.5mL (minimum 1.0 mL)
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Multi-analyte Fluorescence Detection
Special Instructions:
Separate serum from cells ASAP. Freeze within 2 hours of collection. Critical frozen. For Outpatients, test should only be drawn in outpatient locations within a Hospital (Akron or Beeghly).
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2-5 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: < or = 5 pg/mL
CPT Code:
83520