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c-reactive protein
Synonyms: CRP 
Computer Code: CRP
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (red or gold top tube).
Pediatrics: 1 mL blood (red microtainer). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, refrigerate. Serum must be removed from red top tube. 
Reference Values: 0-8.0 MG/L  
Lab Code: SI 
Requisition: SEROL
Test Frequency: Mon-Fri Once/day 
Routine TAT: 1-3 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 86140 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 54
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 07/28/2014
Time: 22:36:06 (24hr)