Purpose
Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80375
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Etomidate Amidate® Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) mcg/mL 10 Anesthetic

Specimen Type
Plasma
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.7 mL
Special Handling
Promptly centrifuge and separate Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Specimen Container
Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Polymer gel separation tube (PST).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Etomidate Amidate® Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) mcg/mL 10 Anesthetic

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