Bilirubin, Conjugated/ Direct-Neonata

Test Methodology:

End-point Colorimetric 


Running Day:

Daily 


Turn Around Time:

Routine: Two hours

STAT: One hour 


Specimen Requirement:

3 cc serum (red top or SST) 


Patient Preparation:

None 


Special Considerations:

Avoid hemolysis / light sensitive / wrap in foil or use amber colored microtainer for neonatal bilirubin / serum should be separated from clot within 30 minutes; refrigerate serum 


Unit Conducting the Service:

Clinical Chemistry Services