HCG beta quant, pregnancy

Alphabetical Test listing

HCG beta quant, pregnancy-690

  
HCG beta quant, pregnancy
  
690
  
84702.2
  
HCG
  
Beta HCG
  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

 

  
Serum
Sodium heparin (Na hep) plasma
EDTA plasma
  

Gold - Spin

Dk green/lavender - Spin and separate

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL)

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 12 months

Testing cannot be added on to samples stored in gel tubes for >24 hours.

  
  • 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
  

Chemiluminescent Microparticle Immunoassay (CMIA) and Chemiflex

  

Non-pregnant, pre-menopausal: <5.0 mIU/mL

Pregnant: See report

  
84702
  
Yes
  
  
11/30/2001
  
08/28/2018
  
02/10/2020