Within 24 hours
Serum separator tube or plasma separator tube.
Allow serum tube to clot completely at room temperature. Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours of collection. Transfer 1 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.2 mL)
After separation from cells: Ambient: 10 weeks; Refrigerated: 5 months; Frozen: 3 months
By report (reports may vary based on instrumentation)
|Component Test Code*||Component Chart Name||LOINC|
|0020030||Albumin, Serum or Plasma||1751-7|