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fetal fibronectin
Synonyms: Fibronectin 
Computer Code: (FEFN)
Specimen Collection: Cervicovaginal specimen is collected with an Adeza Biomedical specimen collection kit. Practitioner must follow kit directions for collection procedure. Collection must be performed before internal exam for acceptable specimen. 
Minimum Volume:  
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Specimens may be transported at room temperature if to be tested within 3 hours. Otherwise keep refrigerated during transport. Must arrive in the laboratory within 2 days. 
Reference Values: Negative: No evidence of increased risk of preterm delivery within 14 days. Positive: Evidence of increased risk of preterm delivery within 14 days. Assessment is always used with other clinical information.  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 2 hr 
Stat TAT: 90 min 
CPT Code(s): 82731 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 39
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/24/2014
Time: 20:36:54 (24hr)