81680:BRETYLIUM

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81680:BRETYLIUM
Alias Names: Bretylol®
Methodology: High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Edit Date: 9/9/2010
Performed: Daily
Released: 24 hours after setup at PeaceHealth Laboratories’ reference lab
CPT Code: 82491-90
Specimen Collection Details
Collection: One 5 mL red top tube. De not use serum separator tube (SST) or plasma separator tube (PST). Also acceptable: Heparinized plasma.
Handling: Allow to clot, centrifuge and separate serum or plasma into a plastic vial. Refrigerate.
Stability: 14 days ambient, 14 days refrigrated, or 2 months frozen.
Standard Volume: 2 mL serum or plasma
Minimum Volume: 1 mL serum or plasma
Transport: Refrigerated.
Rejection Criteria: Use of SST or PST.

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