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Post Dialysis BUN, Plasma / Serum (New test)

Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? Yes
Test code BUNPST
Test group Urea
Performed by Parnassus, Mission Bay & Mt. Zion Chemistry
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Method Enzymatic conductivity, kinetic (urease)
Container type Light green top preferred, Gold top acceptable
Amount to Collect 1 mL blood
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Sample type Plasma or serum
Preferred volume 0.5 mL plasma or serum
Min. Volume 0.2 mL plasma or serum
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Units mg/dL
Normal range 8 - 23
Synonyms Post BUN, BUNPST
Stability Room temperature 8 hours, refrigerated 2 days, frozen at -20C 1 week
Turn around times STAT 1 hour, Routine 4 hours
Additional information To convert mg/dL to mmol/L (SI units) multiply by 0.357.
CPT coding 84520
LOINC code 11064-3
Last Updated 3/17/2016 4:38:36 PM
Entry Number 1717
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