Name: Specific Gravity, Body Fluid
Test Name: Specific Gravity, Body Fluid
Health Link Test Code: HCBSG
LIS Test Code: BSG
CPT Code(s): 84315
Days Performed: Daily, 24 hours.
In-Lab Turnaround Time: 4 hours.
Stat In-Lab Turnaround Time: 1 hour.
Specimen: Body fluid
Collection Container: Sterile screw cap container
Indicate source of body fluid.
Collection Volume: 4 mL
Pediatric Collection Volume: 0.5 mL
Sample Analyzed: Body fluid aliquot
Testing Volume: 1 mL
Pediatric Testing Volume: 0.5 mL
Transport specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory. Transport with coolant pack if coming from clinic location.
Result dependent on specimen type.