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Glucose, CSF (Updated)

Components

Name Method Department Units
Glucose, CSF Enzymatic, reflectometry
Core Lab, Chemistry, Routine mg/dL

Specimen Requirements

CSF

Container Type Container Size Specimen Volume
Preferred

CSF tube 1

N/A 3 mL
Alternate

CSF tube

N/A 3 mL
Stability

Refrigerated - 7 day(s)

Specimen Preparation

  • Centrifuge within 1 hour, separate supernatant and refrigerate

Reasons for Rejection

  • Gross hemolysis

CPT Code

  • 82945