Item Value
Test name Protein, Total, Body Fluid
(Not a routinely available test. See 'Additional information')
Available Stat? Yes
Turn around times STAT 1 hour, Routine 4 hours
In House Availability Test available 24 hours per day 7 days per week
Performed by Parnassus & Mission Bay Chemistry
Normal range
Transudate < 2.0 g/dL
Container type Red top or clean container
Amount to Collect 5 mL fluid
Collection Instructions Specimen label must contain the date the sample was collected and the legible name of the person who collected the sample.
Sample type Body Fluid

If you have additional questions regarding this test, please call: 415-353-1667