CARNITINE FREE & TOTAL

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CARNITINE FREE & TOTAL

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Order Code ID

1428

Test Description

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Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Serum of Plasma

Container Type

Plain (Red Top) Tube

CPT Code

82379

Transport Temperature

Critical Frozen

Turnaround Time

2 - 5 Days

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

LOINC

14282-8

LOINC Description

Acylcarnitine

Handling/Draw Instructions

After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 12 hours; Frozen: 1 month (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles). Rejection Criteria: Room temperature specimens. Specimens refrigerated greater than 12 hours.

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Order Code ID

1428

Test Description

Test Description >>

Abbreviation

Alias

Specimen Description

Serum of Plasma

Container Type

Plain (Red Top) Tube

CPT Code

82379

Transport Temperature

Critical Frozen

Turnaround Time

2 - 5 Days

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

LOINC

14282-8

LOINC Description

Acylcarnitine

Handling/Draw Instructions

After separation from cells: Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 12 hours; Frozen: 1 month (avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles). Rejection Criteria: Room temperature specimens. Specimens refrigerated greater than 12 hours.