Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name THEOPHYLLINE LEVEL
Components
Synonyms Aminophylline
Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container 3 mL Green/yellow (lithium heparin) collection tube
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Tubes containing separating Gel (PST or SST).
Methodology KIMS
Reference Range 10.0-20.0 µg/mL
CPT Code(s)
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Lab (main): 214-633-5227
Turn Around TimeSTAT 1 hr; Routine less than 4 hrs
Performed Sunday - Saturday
Performed by Chemistry
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Notes
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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