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Lab Test Dictionary

Atovaquone, Serum/Plasma Test (16702X)

Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)


Synonyms

Mepron

Specimen Type

Serum and Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest forwards to NMS Labs


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Daily

Standard TAT

7 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Plasma collected in an EDTA (lavender-top), sodium heparin (green-top), sodium fluoride (gray-top) or sodium oxalate (gray-top) tube is also acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 15 Days; Refrigerated: 15 Days; Frozen: 15 Days

Rejection Criteria

Serum/plasma separator tube (SST/PST)

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.4 mL Serum or Plasma


Comments

NMS Labs test code: 0487SP.


CPT Codes

80299