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Test Code 5500010 SEDIMENTATION RATE

Test ID

1233000080

Specimen Requirements

Collection Requirements Lavender (EDTA) collection tube 
Shipping / Handling Instructions whole blood refrigerated, must be received in lab within 4 hours of collection

Container Type

Laboratory Container Default Temperature Minimum Volume
CUH LAB SHORT DRAW PURPLE-EDTA Yes Refrigerated 1.0
CUH LAB PURPLE-EDTA Refrigerated 1.0

Performing Section

CUH LAB: CUH HEMATOLOGY

Components

Component Name Component ID LOINC Code
RBC SED RATE 1230000456 4537-7 (Erythrocyte sedimentation rate:Vel:Pt:Bld:Qn:Westergren)