31510:CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN, WHOLE BLOOD

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31510:CARBOXYHEMOGLOBIN, WHOLE BLOOD
Alias Names: CARBON MONOXIDE, CO
Methodology: Co-Oximetry
Edit Date: 4/1/2005
Performed: Daily
Released: Same day
CPT Code: 82375
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 4 mL green top tube (heparin). DO NOT USE A PLASMA SEPARATOR TUBE. Tube must be filled completely.
Handling: Keep tightly stoppered. Transport in original tube. Refrigerate.
Standard Volume: 4 mL whole blood, full tube.
Minimum Volume: 3 mL whole blood, full tube.
Transport: Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria: Collection tube not full; PST; tubes other than those specified.

0.0-9.0% tHb