Test Summary Sheet for:

Purpose
To determine the concentration of fluoride preservative in a container
Method(s)
Ion Specific Electrode (ISE)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82735
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Fluoride Preservative Ion Specific Electrode (ISE) mg/L 50 Metal/Element

Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.6 mL
Special Handling
None
Specimen Container
Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 7 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 2 month(s)
1 Fluoride Preservative Ion Specific Electrode (ISE) mg/L 50 Metal/Element

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