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Test name:

NT-PROB-type natriuretic pep

   
Test code: NT-proBNP
   
Order code: BLOD1066
   
CPT: 83880
   
Specimen type: Serum or plasma
   
Container: Serum (red) gel or lithium heparin (green) gel
   
Specimen volume: 1.0 mL
   
Instructions:
   
Note:
   
Transport: Refrigerated
   
Specimen minimum
volume:
0.5 mL
   
Performed: Daily (Monday—Sunday)
Reference value: <75 yrs, CHF unlikely: <125 pg/mL
>75 yrs, CHF unlikely: <450 pg/mL
CHF likely: >1000 pg/mL
   
Method: Electrochemiluminesence immunoassay
   

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