Protein, total, body fluid (Other than CSF, pericardial, peritoneal or pleural fluid)

Alphabetical Test listing

Protein, total, body fluid (Other than CSF, pericardial, peritoneal or pleural fluid)-13357

  
Protein, total, body fluid (Other than CSF, pericardial, peritoneal or pleural fluid)
  
13357
  
LAB13357
  
PROTBF
  
  • Evaluate effusions
  • Diagnose transudate versus exudate
  
Body fluids other than CSF, pericardial, peritoneal or pleural fluid
  

Sterile vial/container

  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Sterile vial/container

  
  • Source
  

Ambient (preferred) - 14 days

Refrigerated - 14 days

Frozen - 14 days

  
LabCorp Burlington (019588): R-LC
  
Daily
  
1 - 2 days
  

Colorimetric

  

Amniotic fluid          <0.4

Bile, clear               <0.9

Bile, yellow             0.2 - 0.6

Lymph                    2.2 - 6.0

Pancreatic juice       0.0 - 0.1(post stimulation)            

Synovial fluid           <2.5 g/dL

  
84157
  
Result 2881-1
  
04/11/2019
  
03/18/2020
  
03/23/2020