9081: ELECTROLYTE PANEL
- Serum Separator Tube, Transfer Tube- Serum, Plain Red Top Tube
Turn Around Time
- If a Red Top Tube is drawn the Serum must be separated from cells within 2 hours of venipuncture. Send serum in a plastic transport tube.
- Sodium, Potassium and Chloride - 14 days 15-25 °C , 14 days 2-8 °C, stable -20 °C
CO2 - 7 days at 2-8 °C when separated from erythrocytes and stored tightly stoppered