BILIRUBIN TOTAL

LAB50

BILI T

Collect

One 4.5 mL Green top with gel (PST), (lithium heparin plasma).

Protect from light.

Pediatric Collection

At least 0.5 mL whole blood collected in a microtainer, green top with gel, lithium heparin plasma. Protect from light.

Unacceptable Conditions

Sample not properly identified; incorrect container; insufficient sample volume.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Internal: Deliver to lab immediately at ambient temperature.
Offsite: Centrifuge within 30 minutes of collection.  Transport to laboratory at 2-8 degrees C.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Before centrifugation: Ambient, 1 hour.

After centrifugation in gel tube: Ambient, 8 hours; Refrigerated, 2 days; Frozen, Unacceptable.

Plasma aliquot: Ambient, 8 hours; Refrigerated, 2 days; Frozen, Unknown.

Frozen samples may be thawed one time only.

Remarks

Protect from light. Naproxen can result in spurious elevations in Total Bilirubin Levels.

Performed by

PCL Clinical Laboratory - Core

Performed

Upon receipt

Methodology

Jendrassik-Grof

Reported

Same day

Synonyms

  • LAB50
  • BILI T

Reference Interval

Effective 05/20/2014:

0.1 - 1.3 mg/dL

Before 05/20/2014:

Sex From Age To Age Normal Low Normal High Units
M/F 0 1M 0.0 12.0 mg/dL
M/F 1M 150 0.0 1.3 mg/dL

Interpretive Data

Adult reference range.

Performed by

PCL Clinical Laboratory - Core

CPT Codes

82247

Collection

LAB50

BILI T

Collect

One 4.5 mL Green top with gel (PST), (lithium heparin plasma).

Protect from light.

Pediatric Collection

At least 0.5 mL whole blood collected in a microtainer, green top with gel, lithium heparin plasma. Protect from light.

Unacceptable Conditions

Sample not properly identified; incorrect container; insufficient sample volume.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Internal: Deliver to lab immediately at ambient temperature.
Offsite: Centrifuge within 30 minutes of collection.  Transport to laboratory at 2-8 degrees C.

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Before centrifugation: Ambient, 1 hour.

After centrifugation in gel tube: Ambient, 8 hours; Refrigerated, 2 days; Frozen, Unacceptable.

Plasma aliquot: Ambient, 8 hours; Refrigerated, 2 days; Frozen, Unknown.

Frozen samples may be thawed one time only.

Remarks

Protect from light. Naproxen can result in spurious elevations in Total Bilirubin Levels.

Performed by

PCL Clinical Laboratory - Core

Ordering

Performed

Upon receipt

Methodology

Jendrassik-Grof

Reported

Same day

Synonyms

  • LAB50
  • BILI T
Result Interpretation

Reference Interval

Effective 05/20/2014:

0.1 - 1.3 mg/dL

Before 05/20/2014:

Sex From Age To Age Normal Low Normal High Units
M/F 0 1M 0.0 12.0 mg/dL
M/F 1M 150 0.0 1.3 mg/dL

Interpretive Data

Adult reference range.

Performed by

PCL Clinical Laboratory - Core

Administrative

CPT Codes

82247

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