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500: Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase,(g-6-pd),quantitative Print View
G-6-PD, RBC   7 - 20.5  U/g Hgb 

PRIMARY
1 Whole Blood EDTA 1 (0.5) mL   Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)/Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE
  WB EDTA Trace Metal   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  
  WB EDTA Microtainer   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)/Refrigerated - 7 Day(s)  

G-6-PD is the most common enzyme deficiency in the world. Newborns with G-6-PD may have prolonged and more pronounced neonatal jaundice than other newborns. Older individuals are subject to hemolytic anemia that can be induced by some foods, drugs, and infections.
Setup Schedule
Monday-Friday

Reported (Analytical Time)
Same day

CPT Code
82955

The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Notes
Reject Criteria: Received frozen
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated We will run hemoglobins

Methodology: Kinetic






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