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barium
Synonyms: Ba 
Computer Code: (RBARI)
Specimen Collection: 5 mL blood (red or royal blue top tube). 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Serum: centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove serum, refrigerate. Min. 0.5 mL. Plasma: centrifuge for 20 minutes, remove plasma, refrigerate. Min 0.5 mL plasma. 
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.  
Lab Code: CC REF 
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA 
Routine TAT: 14 days 
Stat TAT: NA 
CPT Code(s): 83018 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 04/23/2014
Time: 11:57:30 (24hr)