GLUTETHIMIDE, SERUM/PLASMA

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top tube. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells, and send 2.0 mL serum (0.7 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: Lavender EDTA

Rejection Criteria
SST, PST

Methodology
Gas Chromatography (GC)

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 12 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday

Turnaround Time4-8 days
Test CodeGLUTE
CPT-4 Code (s)
80368 (80299)
LOINC Codes
Not available

Warde
Medical
Laboratory