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Lab Test Dictionary

Baclofen, Serum/Plasma Test (36662X)

Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)


Synonyms

Lioresal

Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

Quest forwards to NMS Labs


Epic ID

LAB00924

Lab Test Days

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Standard TAT

2 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Blood

Container Type

Red Top (No Additive)

Collection Instructions

Plasma collected in an EDTA (lavender-top) tube is also acceptable. Serum or plasma separator tubes are not acceptable.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 14 Days; Refrigerated: 14 Days; Frozen: 4 Months

Rejection Criteria

Serum or plasma separator tubes (SST/PST)

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.4 mL Serum or Plasma

Processing Instructions

Promptly centrifuge and separate serum or plasma into a plastic screw capped vial.


Comments

NMS Labs test code: 2111SP.


CPT Codes

80369


Revised

09-09-16

Initials

SL