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
Procalcitonin, Ref Lab
Alternate Names
164750 LC
SoftLab Order Code
PCALC
Epic Order Name
PROCALCITONIN, REF LAB LC 164750
Epic Order ID
LAB3258
Laboratory
RefLab
Sample Type
Serum
Collection Container
Red (no gel)
Collecting Volume
2.0 ml
Minimum Collecting Volume
1.0 ml
Storage or Stability
Frozen
Causes For Rejection
Gel-barrier tube
Patient Preparation
This test may exhibit interference when sample is collected from a person who is consuming a supplement with a high doseof biotin (also termed as vitamin B7 or B8, vitamin H, or coenzyme R).
 
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