Test Details

Mnemonic

DEOXC

Ordering Code

3501210

CPT-4 Code(s)

82633

Specimen Information

Collect

Red-top

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge immediately, separate serum from cells and send 0.5 mL serum refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Moderate to gross hemolysis, gross lipemia, SST, gross icteria.

Stability

Room temperature: 7 days
Refrigerated: 7 days
Frozen (-20°C): 28 days
Frozen (-70°C): not established

Methodology

Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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