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Crystal Exam - Body Fluid

SIM

40035 

CPT

89060 

Synonyms

Synovial Fluid Exam 

Specimen Type

Sterile Joint Fluid 

Container

Sterile Container

Collection Instructions

 

Volume

0.5 mL

Additional Information

 

Patient Preparation

 

Specimen Processing Instructions

Prepared slides are examined by pathologists

Transport Requirements

Room Temp

Specimen Stability

Refrigerate 

Rejection Criteria

 

Reference Range

None

Critical Value

None 

Test Includes

Crystal Exam  

Methodology

Microscopic Exam 

Testing Frequency

Daily 

 

Reviewed By

Frankie Rice 

Reviewed Date

1/26/2018

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