Hepatic function panel-223

Test info

  
Hepatic function panel
  
223
  
80076.0
  
HFP
  
Liver panel
HFP
  
  • AlbuminĀ 
  • Bilirubin, direct
  • Bilrubin, total
  • Alkaline phosphatase
  • AST
  • ALT
  • Total protein

Specimen

  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
2.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Immediately following collection, mix sample thoroughly by gentle inverting 8 - 10 times, to prevent clotting

  

Spin within two (2) hours of sample collection

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
Sodium heparin (Na hep) plasma
  
  

Immediately following collection, thoroughly mix sample by gently inverting 5 times

  
  1. Allow sample to clot for a minimum of 30 minutes
  2. Spin within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated - 7 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)

Performance

  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

See individual tests

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

See report

Billing

  
80076

Tracking

  
11/30/2001
  
08/28/2018
  
02/10/2020