Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CRT-FL
Methodology

Spectrophotometry

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

Within 24 hours

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Peritoneal fluid.

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge and separate to remove cellular material. Transport 1 mL body fluid. (Min: 0.2 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Specimens other that those listed.

Remarks

Indicate source on the test request form.

Stability

Ambient: 5 days; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 6 months

Reference Interval

Not established

Interpretive Data

Reference ranges for this assay have not been established for body fluid testing. Results should be interpreted in comparison to the concentration in blood and in conjunction with clinical context.

Compliance Category

Laboratory Developed Test (LDT)

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82570

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0020509 Creatinine, Body Fluid 12190-5
0097114 SR Source 31208-2
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Aliases
  • Creatinine BF
Creatinine, Body Fluid