Lactate, venous

Alphabetical Test listing

Lactate, venous-12616

  
Lactate, venous
  
12616
  
LAB12616
  
LACV
  
Lactic acid
  
Sodium fluoride (NaFl) plasma
  
  
2.0 mL
  

Spin, separate and refrigerate within 15 minutes of collection.

If unable to spin within 15 minutes of collection specimen must be placed on ice until centrifugation occurs and plasma is separated from the cells.

  

Refrigerated - 5 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis 
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Enzymatic

  

0.50 - 2.0 mmol/L

  

> 2.2 mmol/L

  
83605
  
03/19/2015
  
02/13/2020
  
02/10/2020