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Gentamicin, Fluid

Test ID   LAB5225
EPIC Order
  GENTAMICIN, BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   80170
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine: 10 mL fluid in a sterile specimen container, No Preservatives; seeComments;
  micro: 1 mL
Stability
Unspun: N/A
Room Temperature: Yes
Refrigerator: 7 days
Frozen: 14 days
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time   Stat:  1 hr; Routine:  2 hrs
Reference Range Therapeutic: Undefined
  Toxic: Undefined
Comment
Knee fluid, CSF, and JP Drainage acceptable - Please note collection site on order.
Reference Range is not defined; therefore, other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions:

Centrifuge, aliquot, refrigerate

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on June 27, 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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