Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Bilirubin- Direct

Test Name: Bilirubin- Direct
Alternate Name(s): Direct
Conjugated
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: 4.5 mL Green top Vacutainer

Pediatric:
0-2 yrs: Green top Microtainer (BD 365985)
Collection Information: For pediatric samples, a minimum of 0.2 mL is required.

Turn off phototherapy lights prior to drawing sample.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: As required
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
4 hours
Stat
1 hour
 
Reference Range: 0.0-5.13 µmol/L
Effective Date: 2008-11-15
Revised Date: 2014-02-25
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: Timed endpoint Diazo method
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
BILD
 
Referred To:  

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