POSACONAZOLE, QUANTITATIVE

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Draw blood in a plain red-top. Centrifuge, separate serum from cells within 30 minutes, and send 1.0 mL serum (0.5 mL minimum) frozen in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA, sodium or lithium heparin

Rejection Criteria
SST, specimens received not frozen

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography- Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room temperature: 5 days; Refrigerated: 5 days; Frozen: 30 days

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Monday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-5 days
Test CodeQPOSC
CPT-4 Code (s)
80299
LOINC Codes
53731-6

Warde
Medical
Laboratory