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Non-gynaecological body fluid

Test Code:

CT0011

Synonym(s):

 

Specimen Container

Leak-proof clean container

Specimen Requirement

Fresh fluid

Specimen Storage / Transport

DO NOT SEND FLUID BY PNEUMATIC TUBE SYSTEM
1) Submit fluid fresh to lab within 1 hour of collection. If delay is anticipated, refrigerate at 4-8oC.
2) Place fluid in a tightly capped & labelled container.

Method

 

Orderable as STAT?

No

Turn Around Time

4 days

Reference Value(s)

-

Testing Laboratory Location

KKH

Laboratory

Cytology

Contact Number

6394 1385

Day and Time Performed

Mon – Fri: 0800 hrs – 1800 hrs
Last specimen receipt time is 1730 hrs
Sat - 0830 hrs – 1300 hrs
Last specimen receipt time is 1230 hrs

Orderable on CPOE?

Yes

Additional Information

​Urine and Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) can be sent by pneumatic tube system.

Change History Notes

Others

Keywords

Non-gynaecological body fluid    CT0011
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