Technical description: The BVA-100 test utilizes HSA I-131 to make a measure of patient plasma volume utilizing multiple samples for accuracy. The test measures patient total plasma volume and provides a derivative calculation utilizing an input of the patient’s hematocrit to impute a patient’s red cell volume and total blood volume when hematocrit is provided as well as a tracer transudation rate.
Iodine I-131 Iodinated Serum Albumin, Diagnostic, per 5 µCi Volumex® is a Single-Unit Dose of 25 µCi. Bill A9524 Once & Enter “5” in “Units” Column for Full Reimbursement of the Single-Dose
Plasma volume, radiopharmaceutical volume-dilution technique (separate procedure); multiple samplings for both technical & professional components
Plasma volume, radiopharmaceutical volume-dilution technique (separate procedure); multiple samplings professional interpretation only
Plasma volume, radiopharmaceutical volume-dilution technique (separate procedure); multiple samplings for technical component only
Red cell volume determination (separate procedure); multiple samplings
Red cell volume determination (separate procedure); multiple samplings for professional interpretation only
Red cell volume determination (separate procedure); multiple samplings for technical component only
Therapeutic, prophylactic, or diagnostic injection; intravenous push, single or initial substance/drug
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As the pioneer in blood volume analysis, Daxor provides education and the resources needed to ensure easy onboarding along with continuing support to drive maximum value from your BVA system throughout your facility. With a long-standing commitment to improving care and numerous studies validating our technology, Daxor is completely focused on advancing healthcare by enabling optimal fluid management with blood volume analysis. Our vision is optimal blood volume for all.
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Daxor Corporation is the global leader in blood volume measurement technology focused on blood volume testing innovation. We developed and market the BVA-100 (Blood Volume Analyzer), the first diagnostic blood test cleared by the FDA to provide safe, accurate, objective quantification of blood volume status and composition compared to patient-specific norms for use in a broad range of medical and surgical conditions.