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Test Code ZG278 Albumin, Body fluid

Additional Codes

Ordering Mnemonic


Performing Laboratory

Spectrum Health Laboratories

Specimen Requirements

Container/Tube: Mint Green Top (Lithium Heparin Gel)

Specimen Volume: 4.5 mL

Collection Instructions:

Note: 1. Indicate source of specimen.

2. Acceptable body fluid types are Pericardial Fluid, Peritoneal Fluid, Pleural fluid, Synovial fluid, Gastric. All others call laboratory to discuss acceptablility for testing.

Specimen Transport Temperature

Refrigerate up to 72 hours

Day(s) Test Set Up

Monday through Sunday

Test Classification and CPT Coding