Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name BILIRUBIN DIRECT
Components
Synonyms DBILI , DBILI
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred: Green / Yellow PST (lithium heparin) collection tube, Acceptable Plain RED or SST
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL; Neonates - 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions Protect specimen from light
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Hemolysis
Methodology Diazo
Reference Range 0 - 0.3 mg/dL
CPT Code(s) 82248
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT < 1 hr; Routine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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