HYPOGLYCEMIC PANEL, SERUM/PLASMA

Components
Chlorpropamide, Glimepiride, Glipizide, Glyburide, Nateglinide, Pioglitazone, Repaglinide, Rosiglitazone, Tolazamide, Tolbutamide

Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red top tube. Centrifuge, separate and send 1.0 mL serum (0.4 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: Gray sodium fluoride/potassium oxalate

Rejection Criteria
SST or PST, Samples Received room temperature at reference lab

Methodology
High Pressure Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)

Stability
Room Temperature: 2 days; Refrigerated: 28 days; Frozen: 28 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday

Turnaround Time4-6 days
Test CodeHYGLY
CPT-4 Code (s)
80377 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Chlorpropamide   3474-4  
Glimepiride   40465-7  
Glipizide   10539-5  
Glyburide   10540-3  
Nateglinide   49702-4  
Repaglinide   38542-7  
Rosiglitazone   Not available  
Tolazamide   9629-7  
Tolbutamide   4061-8  
Pioglitazone   Not available  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory