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ferritin
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: FERR
Specimen Collection: 3 mL blood (red, gold and light green (Li heparin) top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: If red or gold top tube, allow to clot. All tube types should be centrifuged for 20 minutes and refrigerated. Min 0.5 mL serum/plasma. 
Reference Values: MALE: 24-336 NG/mL FEMALE: 11-307 NG/mL  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 24 hr 
Stat TAT: 2 hr 
CPT Code(s): 82728 
LCD or NCD: (NCD) http://www.cms.hhs.gov/mcd/index_section.asp?ncd_sections=40 
Methodology Used: 77
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
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Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 12/21/2014
Time: 07:11:56 (24hr)