Test Details

Mnemonic

BAFTP

Ordering Code

3435400

CPT-4 Code(s)

82542

Specimen Information

Patient Preparation

Overnight fasting is preferred.
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Collect

Red top
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Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 1.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.
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Alternate Specimen

Serum separator tube (SST)
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Minimum Volume

0.5 mL
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Transport Temperature

Refrigerated
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Stability

Room temperature: 14 days
Refrigerated: 21 days
Frozen: 30 days
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Methodology

Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectometry
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Quest SJC
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