TOCAINIDE, SERUM/PLASMA

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

Alternate Specimen
Plasma: EDTA

Rejection Criteria
SST or PST

Methodology
Gas Chromatography

Stability
Room temperature; 7 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 4 months

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Tuesday

Turnaround Time5-10 days
Test CodeTOC
CPT-4 Code (s)
80375 (80299)
LOINC Codes
4060-0

Warde
Medical
Laboratory