Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name VITAMIN B12
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Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Preferred: Plain red top tube, SST. Acceptable: LiHep, NaHep, K2 or K3 EDTA
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL; Neonates - 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology ECLIA
Reference Range 211-911 pg/mL
CPT Code(s) 82607
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-0400
Turn Around TimeRoutine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Updated/Reviewed 03/23/2018


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