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Creatinine, Blood with eGFR

Test Name:Creatinine with eGFR  
Epic Order Code:LAB66  
CPT Code:82565  
Specimen(s) Type:Plasma or Serum; 0.5 mL
Acceptable Container(s):Tops are light green and gold.
Testing Schedule:24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
Turn Around Time:STAT: 1 hour  
 Routine: 2 hours  
Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab within 1 hour, centrifuge the specimen and remove plasma/serum from the red cells. Store and transport at 2-8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 24 hours.
Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
Reference Range:AgeMales mg/dLFemales mg/dL
 0 - 2 mos:0.31 - 0.880.31 - 0.88
 2 mos - 1 yr:0.51 - 0.950.51 - 0.95
 1 - 3 yrs:0.18 - 0.350.18 - 0.35
 3 - 5 yrs:0.26 - 0.420.26 - 0.42
 5 - 7 yrs:0.29 - 0.470.29 - 0.47
 7 - 9 yrs:0.34 - 0.530.34 - 0.53
 9 - 11 yrs:0.33 - 0.640.33 - 0.64
 11 - 13 yrs:0.44 - 0.680.44 - 0.68
 13 - 15 yrs:0.46 - 0.770.46 - 0.77
 > 15 yrs:0.67 - 1.170.51 - 0.95
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