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potassium, whole blood
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: KWB
Specimen Collection: Must be done at AMC.
Adults: 1 mL heparinized arterial blood
Pediatrics: Heparinized capillary tube. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: None. 
Reference Values: 3.4-4.8 MEQ/L  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: GASES
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 20 min 
Stat TAT: 10 min 
CPT Code(s): 84132 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 44
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 09/03/2014
Time: 03:02:56 (24hr)