Bilirubin, Total, Body Fluid
0020510
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
TBILI-FL
Methodology
Quantitative Spectrophotometry
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
Within 24 hours  
New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Body fluid.  
Specimen Preparation
Protect from light during collection, storage, and shipment. Transfer 0.5 mL body fluid to an ARUP Amber Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated  
Unacceptable Conditions
Amniotic fluid, (refer to Amniotic Bilirubin Scan, ARUP test code 0080276) or CSF (refer to Bilirubin, CSF, ARUP test code 2005248). Breast milk and salivary fluid. Specimens too viscous to be aspirated by instrument.  
Remarks
Specimen source required.  
Stability
If protected from light: Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 6 months  
Reference Interval
A reference interval has not been established for body fluid specimens.  
Interpretive Data
Refer to report.

See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS
Statement B: This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by ARUP Laboratories. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.
 
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
82247
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0020510Bilirubin, Total, Body Fluid
0097114SR Source
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