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Test Code LAB10159 Blood Gas - Mixed

Department

RESPIRATORY THERAPY

Collection Requirements

Page Respiratory Therapy:

Cooper or POB PSC: 36119 #137

Harrison: 36119 #531

Respiratory Therapy collect using 3 ml heparinized ABG syringe.

Specimen drawn from Pulmonary Artery line.

Primary Collection Container

Heparinized Syringe

Transport

Ambient

Preferred Transport Temperature

Ambient

Processing

Keep on ice.

Perform ASAP.

Minimum Testing Volume

0.1 mL

Additional Information

Inpatient procedure only.