Common Lab Procedures and Costs for California

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Organ or Disease Oriented Panels contain a minimum number of specific laboratory tests. Each laboratory typically establishes its own profile and provides a listing of the components of that panel performed by the laboratory with test results. Pricing can vary by laboratory as some may include more tests than others. Pricing shown represents the most common fee charged for these panels.

Organ/Disease Panels

CPT Code Procedure Average Retail Price Member Pays (30% Discount)
80048 Basic Metabolic Panel $44.50 $31.15
80050 General Health Panel $208.31 $145.82
80053 Comprehensive Metabolic Panel $59.00 $41.30

The following lab fees are representative of the most common fees charged by labs in California for these procedures. Pricing can vary by lab and is subject to change when the lab evaluates its pricing scale. Some labs may charge more and some may charge less for a particular procedure.

Urinalysis

CPT Code Procedure Average Retail Price Member Pays (30% Discount)
81001 Urinalysis, automated w/microscopy $34.00 $23.80
81003 Urinalysis, automated, w/o microscopy $22.50 $15.75

Chemistry

CPT Code Procedure Average Retail Price Member Pays (30% Discount)
83036 A1C-Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test $69.25 $48.48
84153 Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) $114.50 $80.15
84443 Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) $108.25 $75.78

Hematology and Coagulation

CPT Code Procedure Average Retail Price Member Pays (30% Discount)
85025 Complete CBC w/auto diff wbc $40.00 $28.00