AnMed Laboratory Services


Phosphorous  (PHOS)

Synonyms:  P04
Specimen:  Blood, (1) SST (serum separator tube), Red (no preservative) or Green (lithium heparin) top vacutainer tube. Patient should be fasting.
                        Volume:  Full primary tube
Minimum Volume:  100 microL serum/plasma
Collection:  If tube other than an SST is collected, transfer serum or plasma to a tightly capped plastic aliquot tube within 2 hours of collection for transport. Refrigerate at 2-8°C for 7 days.
Rejection Criteria:  Hemolysis; improper labeling.
Reference Range:  See report.
Test Use: 
Additional Information:  Samples should be fasting.
Testing Includes: 
Testing Facility:  AnMed Laboratory