Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

CA PHOS PRODUCT

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
CAPHOS      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: CAPHOS         Geisinger Epic ID: 19577

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
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Specimen required:
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SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
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Specimen stability:
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Rejection criteria:
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TEST DETAILS
CPT code(s):
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:
Calcium Phosphorus Product is a calculated test only. The calculation requires that a serum calcium (CA), serum albumin (ALB), serum phosphorus (PHOS), and the calculated test adjusted calcium (ADJCA) be ordered in addition to the calcium*phosphorus product (CAPHOS) and the appropriate specimen be submitted.
Methodology:
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Synonyms:
CA*PHOS PRODUCT, CALCIUM PHOSPHORUS PRODUCT
Calcium/phosphorus product
Ca/Phos
Ca Phos
Clinical significance:
This is a calculated test using the measured values for serum phosphorus and total serum calcium. This calculation may be useful in monitoring calcium and phosphorus metabolism.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 11/05/2018

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Automated Chemistry
Technical Lead: Mariana Moyer, Jared Shepherd
Frequency: Daily, Monday - Sunday
Performed stat? No
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