Calcium

Alphabetical Test listing

Calcium-56

  
Calcium
  
56
  
82310.0
  
CA
  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.25 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
Serum
  
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  

Refrigerated

  
  • 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)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Arsenazo III, colorimetric

  

0 up to 10 days:      7.6 - 10.4 mg/dL
10 days - 2 years:    9.0 - 11.0 mg/dL
2 up to 12 years:     8.8 - 10.8 mg/dL
≥12 years:              8.5 - 10.5 mg/dL

  

Low: <6.0 mg/dL 

High: >13.0 mg/dL

  
82310
  
11/30/2001
  
02/12/2020
  
02/07/2020