Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: May 22, 2024 @ 9:13 am


Amikacin, Trough Level

  • One Red Top

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 1 mL (Min:0.5 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Special Handling:
  • Draw 5 to 90 minutes before next infusion. If prolonged transport, separate Serum/Plasma from cells within 1-hour and freeze.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Specimens exposed to repeat freeze/thaw cycles
  • Specimens collected in citrate or oxalate/fluoride.
Stability:Ambient: 4 Hour(s); Refrigerated: 1 Week(s); Frozen: 2 Week(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Immunoassay
Reported:2-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 80150
  • 91321 - AMIKACIN, TROUGH
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