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Item Value
Approval req'd? No
Available Stat? No
Test code ETHT
Performed by MTOX via Quest
Sendout? Yes
Method GC
Collection Instructions Do NOT use a serum separator tube (Gold top) to collect the specimen.
Container type Red top (Gold top NOT acceptable)
Amount to Collect 2 mL blood
Sample type Serum
Preferred volume 1 mL serum
Min. Volume 0.5 mL serum
UCSF Rejection Criteria Collected in Gold top
Processing notes Refrigerate. Order Quest # 12171
Units mg/L
Normal range
Therapeutic 8.0-20.0 mg/L Toxic > 60 mg/L
Synonyms Peganone
Turn around times 2-7 days
CPT coding 82491-90
LOINC code 3617-8
Last Updated 10/28/2013 11:48:36 AM
Entry Number 354
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