Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name PROTEIN ELECTROPHORESIS SERUM
Components
Synonyms SPEP
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Serum separator or plain red collection tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 5 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 2 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Hemolysis, Plasma samples.
Methodology Electrophoresis
Reference Range Normal, No - M component present.
CPT Code(s) 84165
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around Time1-4 days
Performed Monday - Friday
Performed by
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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