PD Adequacy

Specimen Plasma, 24 Hour Fluid and 24 Hour Urine (if applicable)
Container Type 1 Short Green Top Tube (Plasma)

1 Black Top Tube (Fluid) and 1 Black Top Tube (Urine)

Stability Blood: BUN, Creatinine: 7 days
Fluid: Urea Nitrogen and Creatinine: 7 days; Glucose: 3 days
Urine: Urea Nitrogen: 7 days; Creatinine: 6 days
Turnaround Time 1 day
Methodology See individual analytes
Reference Range See patient report
Transport Temp Refrigerate 2°-8°C
Analytes Blood: BUN, Creatinine; 24 Hour Fluid: Glucose, Urea Nitrogen, Creatinine; 24 Hour Urine: Urea Nitrogen, Creatinine
Calculations 24 Hour Fluid Corrected Creatinine, Weekly Total Kt/V, Weekly Residual Kt/V, Weekly Dialysate Kt/V, Weekly Total Creatinine Clearance(as measured by arithmetic mean of urea and creatinine clearance), Weekly Dialysate Creatinine Clearance, nPNA
CPT Code 82565 84520 x 2 82570 x 2 82945 84540