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Amikacin Level - Trough

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Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5125
EPIC Order   AMIKACIN LEVEL, TROUGH
CPT Code(s)   80150
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30; Stat: 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL blood/royal blue top tube/NO SST; see Comments for additional information
  Micro: 500 uL blood
Availability
Routine:
Stat:
24hrs/day
Yes
Reference Range Therapeutic: 5-10 ug/mL
  Toxic: >10 ug/mL
     
Comments Trough samples should be collected immediately before administration of the next dose.

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 15, 2016

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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