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  • Cyclosporine, Timed

Published on April 02, 2015

Cyclosporine, Timed

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB874
EPIC ORDER   CYCLOSPORINE LEVEL, TIMED
CPT Code(s)   80158
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core - performed by: Special Chemistry Lab
Tube Station   30
Specimen Routine: 5 mL blood/lavender top
  micro: 500 µL blood/lavender top microtainer
Stability

Room Temperature: 14 days

Off Site Collections:
Ambient/Room Temp. is acceptable. Samples may be refrigerated (2 - 8°C). Do NOT freeze. Ship ambient or with refrigerated cold pack(s) only. Do NOT use dry ice. Do NOT use frozen cold packs.
Ambient: 14 Days
Refrigerated: 14 Days
Frozen - Not Acceptable
Availability Routine: Daily; Not available STAT; see Comments
Turnaround Time  
-Samples must be received in the Core Laboratory by 12:00 PM for same day testing.
-Results available by ~5pm.
Reference Range
 

Comments

Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometry
-Used for pharmocokinetic studies. Time of collection must be documented.
-Multiple test requests with same sample type will require additional volumes for testing.
-Pediatric microtainers (“bullets”) available from Phlebotomy Services
 

Reviewed by Christopher Parker on March 01, 2018

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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