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Test ID BLOD0659 Methemoglobin

Specimen Type/Requirements

Draw balanced heparinized syringe or one Green (Lithium Heparin) Tube, unspun/unopened. Flag specimen as DO NOT SPIN.

Performed Test Frequency

Monday-Sunday

Methodology

Colormetric

Performing Lab

Sanford Respiratory Therapy Fargo

CPT

83050

Minimum Volume

Preferred Volume 1.0 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume 0.5 mL whole blood

Transport Temperature

Room Temperature 72 hours Preferred for Transport
Refrigerated N/A  
Frozen N/A