Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name CALCIUM IONIZED
Components
Synonyms iCa
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Balanced heparin syringe
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume
Minimum Collection Volume 0.7 mL.
Collection Instructions Must be collected in a balanced heparinized syringe, NOT on ice.
Specimen Handling Deliver to lab immediately.
Rejection Criteria Must be tested less than one hour after collection.
Methodology i-STAT Thermal
Reference Range 4.5-5.3 mg/dL
CPT Code(s) 82330
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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