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Albumin


TEST DIRECTORY
Test Name
Albumin
Test Code
ALB
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Requirements
Minimum of 2.0 mL serum
Supplies for Submission
SST/Gold Top (1)
Specimen Collection
  1. Allow SST tube contents to clot in an upright position for at least 30 minutes.
  2. Centrifuge within 2 hours of collection and refrigerate.
Storage Requirements
Refrigerated.
Specimens are stable if stored at room temperature for 2.5 months, refrigerated for 5 months, or frozen for 4 months.
GENERAL AND TECHNICAL INFORMATION
CPT Code
82040