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Test ID BLOD0158 Beta 2 microglobulin

Container Type

Serum tube w/o Gel
Serum Gel

Specimen Type/Requirements

Serum

Specimen Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Stability

Room Temperature: NA
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen: greater than 7 days

Interfering Substances

Hemolysis: Yes
Lipemia: Yes

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Instructions

Fasting is preferred.
ONLY serum is acceptable.
CSF is NOT an acceptable specimen type.

Performed Test Frequency

Tuesday and Friday

Methodology

Turbidimetric

CPT

82232

Performing Lab

Sanford Laboratories Sioux Falls

Analytical Time

1 - 3 days

Interface Build Information

Result Code  Result Code Description 
16517 Beta 2 Microglobulin