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sedimentation rate (automated)
Synonyms: ESR; Sed Rate 
Computer Code: (ASED)
Specimen Collection: One 2 mL tubes blood (lavender top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 3 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. 
Reference Values: MALE: 0-15 MM/HR FEMALE: 0-25 MM/HR  
Lab Code: HEM 
Requisition: C/H
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 4 hr 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 85651 
LCD or NCD: (LCD)  
Methodology Used: 75
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 11/26/2014
Time: 07:51:13 (24hr)