Laboratory Test DirectoryShare
|Methodology:||Quantitative Ion-Selective Electrode|
Collect: CSF, Drain, Pancreatic, Pericardial, Peritoneal/Ascites or Pleural fluid 1.0 ml fluid.
Specimen Preparation: Centrifuge to remove cellular material. Transfer body fluid to a Standard Transport Tube.
Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Unacceptable Conditions: Specimen types other than those listed. Specimens too viscous to be aspirated by instrument.
Remarks: Specimen source must be provided.
Stability: Refrigerated: 1 week
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *