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methemoglobin
Synonyms:  
Computer Code: MEHB
Specimen Collection: 2 mL blood (green top tube). Collect and place immediately on ice.
Transport immediately or see Handling Instructions. 
Minimum Volume: 1 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Refrigerate. Must be received within 2 hours of collection. 
Reference Values: 0.0-1.5% of total hemoglobin  
Lab Code: CC 
Requisition: GASES
Test Frequency: Daily 
Routine TAT: 2 hr 
Stat TAT: 30 min 
CPT Code(s): 83050 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: 68
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 10/24/2014
Time: 20:40:19 (24hr)