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Plasma free hemoglobin
Lab code: PLHB
 
Test Synonyms:
Plasma free hemoglobin; Hemoglobin (plasma free)
  NOTE: This test is performed at an external reference lab.
Lab:
Chemistry (Sendouts)
Inpatient Req:
Core Lab (#84927)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
Specimen:
3 ml Lavender
Result Time:
2-4 days   Cost: $$$
Reference Interval:
 
Important Information:
This sendout test measures serum or plasma free hemoglobin, not RBC hemoglobin. For RBC hemoglobin please order a CBC (complete blood count).
Sendout Instructions:
Performed by Mayo Medical Labs. For specimen requirements including minimum volumes see Mayo Website
Neonatal/Pediatric:
Minimum Volume: 3.0 ml
Neonatal/Pediatric tube: Purple