Hemoglobin and Calculated Hematocrit, ECMO
Label Mnemonic: HBCE
Epic Lab Code: LAB7561
Downtime Form: A-1a Critical Care/Special Care Nurseries Laboratory Requisition
Critical Care - Relocated to Core Laboratory
6240 RCP
356-3527
Specimen(s):
Whole Blood
Collection Medium:
Heparinized syringe or Green top tube (Na Heparin)
Minimum:
0.5 mL in Lithium/Sodium Heparin syringes
Turn Around Time:
10 minutes (upon receipt in laboratory)
Reference Range:
Hemoglobin Males Females 18 years+ 13.2-17.7 g/dL 11.9-15.5 g/dL 11 years - <18 years 12.7-17.0 g/dL 11.9-15.0 g/dL 5 years - <11 years 11.9-15.0 g/dL 11.9-15.0 g/dL 1 year - <5 years 10.9-15.0 g/dL 10.9-15.0 g/dL 6 months - <1 year 11.3-14.1 g/dL 11.3-14.1 g/dL 3 months - <6 months* 9.5-14.1 g/dL 9.5-14.1 g/dL 2 months - <3 months* 9.0-14.1 g/dL 9.0-14.1 g/dL 31 days - <2 months* 10.7-17.1 g/dL 10.7-17.1 g/dL 0 - <31 days* 13.4-19.9 g/dL 13.4-19.9 g/dL *values refer to full term infants Hematocrit Males Females 18 years+ 40-52% 35-47% 11 years - <18 years 37-48% 34-44% 5 years - <11 years 35-44% 35-44% 1 year - <5 years 31-44% 31-44% 6 months - <1 year 31-41% 31-41% 3 months - <6 months* 29-41% 29-41% 2 months - <3 months* 28-41% 28-41% 31 days - <2 months* 33-54% 33-54% 0 - <31 days* 42-64% 42-64% *values refer to full term infants Critical Care Critical Values: Hemoglobin <6.0g/dL and >22.0g/dL Special Care Nurseries Critical Values: Hemoglobin <8.0g/dL and >22.0g/dL
Comments:
Can be ordered with blood gases (0.5 mL blood required); all needles must be removed from the syringe before delivery.
Methodology:
Oximetric
CPT Code:
85018