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GLUFL
GLUCOSE, BODY FLUIDS

Test Code GLUFL 
Test GLUCOSE, BODY FLUIDS 
Methodology Kinetic Spectrophotometry (Hexokinase) 
Description Useful for the evaluation of effusions, and in the diagnosis of transudate versus exudate. 
Specimen 1.0 mL of body fluid in a plain, red-top tube or green-top (heparin) tube. Send specimen refrigerated.

NOTE: INDICATE SOURCE OF SPECIMEN ON REQUEST FORM. 

MMC Specimen 1.0 mL of body fluid in a plasma gel tube. 
Reference Values No established references values 
Analytic Time 1 Day- Available STAT 
Day(s) Test Set Up Monday through Sunday 
CPT Code(s) 82945