COENZYME Q10

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation: Patient should fast 8-12 hours prior to collection. Patient may have water.
Draw blood in a SST. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) frozen in an amber screw-capped plastic vial. PROTECT FROM LIGHT

Alternate Specimen
Serum: Red-top

Rejection Criteria
Specimen not light protected.

Methodology
High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Stability
Room Temperature: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 7 days

Reference Range
0.44-1.64 mg/L

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Turnaround Time4-8 days
Test CodeCOEZQ
CPT-4 Code (s)
82542
LOINC Codes
27923-2

Warde
Medical
Laboratory