DIGITOXIN QUANTITATIVE, SERUM OR PLASMA

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 2 hours and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA

Rejection Criteria
Plasma: Sodium citrate, ACD
Serum: SST

Methodology
Quantitative Immunoassay

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Range
See report

Performed
Varies

Turnaround Time6-9 days
Test CodeDIGI
CPT-4 Code (s)
80375 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Digitoxin Quantitative, serum or plasma   3559-2  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory