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Tobramycin, Fluid

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Test ID   LAB5233
EPIC ORDER
  TOBRAMYCIN , BODY FLUID
CPT Code(s)   80200
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   30; STAT: 888
Specimen
10 mL Fluid; sterile Container, no Preservatives;See comments 
  micro: 1 mL Fluid; Sterile Container, No Preservatives
Stability
Unspun: 2 hours
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
Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, Aliquot, Refrigerate
Comments

Knee fluid, CSF, and JP Drainage acceptable - Please note fluid type and source on order.

Reference range is undefined; other clinical data should be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by gloria_crawford on January 31, 2017

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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