Potassium, Pharmacy Dialysate


Abbrev Code:DK   
Order Code:LAB194Order Name:Potassium Dialysate
Synonyms:Pharmacy Dialysate Fluids
Methodology:Indirect potentiometric
CPT Codes: 84133 x1
Turnaround Time:Performed and reported 24 hours/day.
Special Instructions:Indicate specimen type on request form.


Collection Instructions

Specimen:Body fluid
Optimal Volume:1.25 mL
Minimum\Peds Volume:0.6 mL
Container:Plastic leakproof container, sterile
Causes for Rejection:Too viscous to sample or hemolyzed.


Processing and Shipping

Specimen Processing:Aliquot 1.25 mL, 0.2 mL minimum. Store in refrigerator.
Shipping Instructions:Ship at refrigerated temperature.
Stability:1 day at room temperature; 7 days refrigerated.
Test Performed at or Referral Lab Chemistry  (UMMC-East Bank)


Interpretive

Reference Range:No reference ranges have been established.


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