6-MERCAPTOPURINE (6MP) METABOLITES (THIOPURINE METABOLITES)

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a lavender EDTA tube. Send 5.0 mL whole blood (3.0 mL minimum) refrigerated.

Methodology
High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Stability
Room Temperature: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Friday

Turnaround Time10-14 days
Test Code6MPPR
CPT-4 Code (s)
82542
LOINC Codes
32654-6

Warde
Medical
Laboratory