Lab Test : Chloride

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Alternate:N/A
Includes:Chloride.
Department:Chemistry
Phone:(937) 641-3428
SQ Code:CL
Available:Daily, 24 hours
Turnaround:Routine: 3 hours, STAT: 30 minutes
Specimen:Blood
Volume:0.3 mL
Container:3 mL green top tube or green microtainer (sodium heparin)
Temperature:Transport to laboratory within 30 minutes.
Rejection:In transport greater than 1 hour.
Normal:96-105 mmol/L
Uses:Evaluation of electrolyte balance, acid-base balance and diagnosis of dehydration.
Limitations:None.
Method:Indirect ISE
 

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