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sweat test
Synonyms: Chloride, Sweat 
Computer Code: (SWCL)
Specimen Collection: Call AMC Cystic Fibrosis Center at 262-6880 to schedule an appointment for specimen collection. 
Minimum Volume: 75 mg 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Not applicable. 
Reference Values: Up to 6 months of age: Normal: less than 30 MEQ/L Borderline: 30-60 MEQ/L Elevated: greater than 60 MEQ/L 6 months of age or older: Normal: less than 40 MEQ/L Borderline: 40-60 MEQ/L  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: FLD/ FCL
Test Frequency: Mon & Wed other days by request 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82438 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 23,71
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/31/2014
Time: 00:06:01 (24hr)