Cold and Flu Season Can Be a Monster

Flu & Cold Season Can Be A Monster

Help us protect our patients, families and staff from RSV and the flu by following these visitation restrictions currently in effect.

  • No visitors under the age of 12 are allowed in patient care areas.
  • Please do not visit patients if you are experiencing fever, vomiting, diarrhea or cold or flu-like symptoms.

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Name of Test
Carotene, Beta
Alternate Names
001529 LC, Beta Carotene
SoftLab Order Code
CAROT
Epic Order Name
CAROTENE, BETA, REF LAB LC 001529
Epic Order ID
LAB702
Laboratory
RefLab
Additional Test Information
Tube must be wrapped in foil or other substance that light cannot penetrate
After centrifugation, tube and subsequent aliquot must be protected from light.
Sample Type
Serum
Collection Container
SST -(Gold Top Serum Separator Tube) Protect from light
Collecting Volume
2.0 ml
Minimum Collecting Volume
1.0 ml
Storage or Stability
Frozen
Causes For Rejection
Not protected from light
Patient Preparation
Fast for 12 hours. Abstain from running prior to testing
 
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