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Carboxyhemoglobin, whole blood

Fee code: 57841

Physician:

Bernardino González de la Presa

Method description

CO-oximetry

Delivery time

90 minutes

Note to delivery time

Requisites

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Specimen type

Whole blood (anticoagulant: lithium heparin)

Specimen volume

3 mL

Specimen minimum volume

2 mL

Collection instructions

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Preanalytic treatment

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Transport conditions

At room temperature

Rejection criteria

Insufficient sample

Results

Reference values

Values Units   Age  
Carboxyhemoglobin 0 - 4 %     Non-smokers
Carboxyhemoglobin 0 - 8 %     Smokers

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