Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: March 23, 2019 @ 9:13 am

91321

Amikacin, Trough Level

Specimen:Collect:
  • One Red Top

Also Acceptable:
  • One Green Top (Na Heparin)
Submit:
  • 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
Methodology:
  • Immunoassay
Performed:Sun-Sat
Reported:2-3 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 80150
Components:
  • 91321 - AMIKACIN, TROUGH
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