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ILH Laboratory specimen collection and test information
Red Top
Serum Protein Electrophoresis
Allow tube to fill completely
Alternative name(s)

Lab section Flow Cytometry    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
Weekly    
   
LIS code:
SEPG
EPIC Code:
SERUM PROTEIN ELECTROPHORESIS
   
Important notes: Specimen must be received before 7am on Monday to qualify for batch run. Abnormal reflexes to (SIFE) Serum immunofixation.


Rejection criteria:
Transportation notes:
Transportation devices:
Specimen preparation: Spin red top tube for 10 minutes; remove serum from cells, and place in refrigerator save bucket.

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Last revised 10/20/2014