Measurements are used in the diagnosis and treatment of numerous potentially serious disorders associated with changes in body acid-base balance.
Do not open tube
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Specimen Requirements: Serum from a full unopened spun gel barrier tube Transport Temperature: Room temperature Reject Criteria: Anticoagulants other than heparin; red-top tube (no gel)