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Lab Test Dictionary

Vigabatrin, Serum/Plasma (4774SP)

Methodology

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


Synonyms

Sabril

Specimen Type

Serum or Plasma

Performing Lab

NMS Labs


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Standard TAT

8 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.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 1 Month; Refrigerated: 1 Month (Preferred); Frozen: 24 Months

Rejection Criteria

Serum separator tube (SST)

Test Volume Required

1 mL Serum or Plasma

Minimum Test Volume

0.3 mL Serum or Plasma

Processing Instructions

Promptly separate serum or plasma. Complete an NMS Labs requisition and submit with specimen refrigerated Monday-Friday.


CPT Codes

80339