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Hemoglobin A1C

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UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

 

Tube Type
lavender top tube
Test ID   HA1C
EPIC Order
  HGB A1C; HEMOGLOBIN A1C
CPT Code(s)   83036
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 3 mL blood/lavender top tube
   Micro: 500 uL blood/lavender top bullet (minimum volume-allows for no repeats)
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
Turnaround Time   Results within 24 hours
Reference Range Normal: 4.8-6.0%
     
Comments Includes calculation of Estimated Average Glucose(eAG) using the equation: eAG mg/dL = 28.7 X HbA1C-46.7.  There is no reference range associated with the calculation.  The calculation cannot be performed when the HbA1C concentration is outside the analytical measuring range.  There is no charge for the calculation.

 

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