Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

BROMIDES, SERUM

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1887         Geisinger Epic ID: 45116

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum; minimum 2 mL

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to clot. Centrifuge 10 minutes at 3000 rpm. 
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated.
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 72 hours. Refrigerated, frozen: Not established.

TEST DETAILS
Interpretation guide:
Therapeutic 750-1500 mcg/mL
Potentially toxic >1250 mcg/mL
Detection limit 100 mcg/mL
CPT code(s):
83018
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Bromides, serum.
Methodology:
Spectrophotometric (Colorimetric)
Synonyms:
Quest test code 0632
BROM

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Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Friday morning    
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