Test Code Body Fluid Protein Protein, Body Fluid
MethodologyPyrogallol Red End point
Performing LaboratoryMemorial Health System
Physician Office Specimen Requirements1 mL of body fluid. Send specimen in a screw-capped, sterile container. Maintain sterility and forward promptly.
Note: 1. Follow Memorial Health System’s labeling policy which requires 2 unique patient identifiers on all specimens: patient’s name (first and last) and date of birth or patient’s name (first and last) and Memorial Health System’s medical record number.
2. Indicate specimen source on request form.
Physician Office Specimen Transport TemperatureAmbient/Refrigerate OK/Frozen NO
Day(s) Test Set UpMonday through Sunday
Test is run as specimens are received.