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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information

 

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Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate

 

Allow tube to fill completely

 

Alternative name(s)

 

Lab section

Core Lab

 

 

When performed

24 hours / 7 days

 

 

When reported

24 hours / 7 days

 

 

 

 

 

LIS code:

ESR

EPIC Code:

SEDIMENTATION RATE MANUAL

 

 

Important notes:



Rejection criteria:

Clotted specimen

Transportation notes:

Transportation devices:

Specimen preparation:

 

 

 

MCL Web resources

Specimen packaging pages

Reference lab 


ILH Web Resources
Last revised 10/20/2014