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CERULOPLASMIN BLOOD (CER)

Department: Chemistry
Test Synonym(s): CER
CPT Codes: 82390
Methodology: Immunoturbidimetric
Reference Range: 0-150 yrs: 20 - 60 mg/dL
Tube Type: Light green PST (Lithium Heparin with gel) tube - 4.5 mL
Specimen: Plasma
Pediatric Requirements: 2 light green top microtainers
Volume: 1 mL plasma
Minimum Volume: 0.5 mL plasma
Temperature: Separate within one hour
Stability: Room temperature: 8 days; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 months
Reasons for Rejection: Hemolysis, improper collection
Days Performed: Daily
Times Performed: Continuous

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