Carboxy-, Met- and Sulf-Hemoglobin, Blood Test (1000B)

Carboxy-, Met- and Sulf-Hemoglobin, Blood Test (1000B)

Analysis Code 1000B 
Test Name Carboxy-, Met- and Sulf-Hemoglobin, Blood 
Test Includes Carboxyhemoglobin; Methemoglobin; Sulfhemoglobin 
Compound Synonym(s) COHb; MHb; SHb 
Purpose Overexposure/Poisoning Determination; This test is New York State approved. 
Category Biological Marker (Exposure) 
Method(s) Spectrophotometry (SP)
Spectrophotometry (SP) 
Specimen Requirements 5 mL Blood 
Transport Temperature Refrigerated 
Specimen Container Lavender top tube (EDTA) 
Special Handling Collect sample at end of shift. 
Light Protection Required Not Required 
Stability Room Temperature: Not Stable
Refrigerated: 6 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): Not Stable 
*Rejection Criteria Received Room Temperature. Received Frozen. 
Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT [SP] Monday Wednesday / 3 days
[SP] Tuesday Friday / 4 days 
Suggested CPT Code 83050, 83060
**Minimum Volume 2.4 mL 
Reflex Testing
(when required, addl' fee may apply)
5737B - Carbon Monoxide Quantitation/Confirmation, Blood (Forensic) 
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*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.

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