Important Information about Monkeypox from NC-DHHS (5/20/2022) to All North Carolina Clinicians and Laboratorians

Vancomycin Random

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB40
CPT Code(s)   80202
Group/Individual Test   Individual
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30
STAT: 888
Specimen Routine: 2 mL Blood / Royal Blue top tube or plain red top tube (no gel); See comments for additional specimen information
  micro: 500 µL Blood/ Plain Red Top (no gel) Pediatric Bullet; See comments for additional specimen information
Unspun: 8 hours
Spun/separated, Room Temperature:  8 hours
Spun/separated, Refrigerator: 2 days
Spun/separated, Frozen: 30 days
Availability 24 hours/day
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hours
STAT: 1 hour
Reference Range Therapeutic: Undefined
  Critical: >50.0 µg/ml

Red top tubes must NOT contain Serum Separator Gel

Therapeutic ranges are not defined for randomly collected samples.  Other clinical data must be taken into consideration when interpreting these results.

Reviewed by jcayless on January 06, 2022

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