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Vancomycin Random

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Test ID   LAB40
EPIC ORDER
  VANCOMYCIN, RANDOM
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; See comments for additional specimen information
  micro: 500 µL Blood/ Plain Red Top (no gel) Pediatric Bullet; See comments for additional specimen information
Stability
Unspun: 4 hours
Room Temperature:  4 hours (Recommended <2 hours)
Refrigerator: 3 days
Frozen: 14 days
Availability Routine: 24 hours/day
  STAT: Yes
     
Turnaround Time   Routine: 2 hours
STAT: 1 hour
Reference Range Therapeutic: Undefined
  Critical: Undefined
Comments

Red Top Pediatric 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 February 28, 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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