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CREAF
CREATININE, BODY FLUIDS

Test Code CREAF 
Test CREATININE, BODY FLUIDS 
Methodology Enzymatic, colorimetric 
Description Useful for evaluation of effusions and the diagnosis of transudate vs. exudate. 
Specimen 1.0 mL of body fluid in a plain, red-top tube or a green-top (heparin) tube. Send specimen refrigerated.

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Reference Values No established reference values 
Analytic Time 1 Day 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Sunday 
CPT Code(s) 82570