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  • Hematocrit (HCT)

    Test Name:Hematocrit (HCT)
    Epic Order Code:LAB289  
    CPT Code:85014  
    Specimen(s) Type:Whole blood; 2.0 mL minimum
    Acceptable Container(s):
    Testing Schedule:24 hours/day, 7 days/week
    Turn Around Time:STAT: 1 hour  
     Routine: 4 hours  
    Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
    Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab immediately, store and transport specimen at 2-8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 48 hours.
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport, grossly hemolyzed, clotted.
    Reference Range:AgeMale %Female %
     0 - 14 days:39.8 - 53.639.6 - 57.2
     15 - 30 days:30.5 - 45.032.0 - 44.5
     31 - 60 days:26.8 - 37.527.7 - 35.1
     61 - 180 days:28.6 - 37.229.5 - 37.1
     181 days - 2 yrs:30.8 - 37.830.9 - 37.9
     2 - 5 yrs:31.0 - 37.731.2 - 37.8
     6 - 11 yrs:32.2 - 39.832.4 - 39.5
     12 - 17 yrs:33.9 - 43.533.4 - 40.4
     > 18 yrs:40.0 - 50.036.0 - 46.0
     Critical: < 18 or > 60%
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