Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name DIGOXIN LEVEL
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Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container Green/yellow (lithium heparin) collection tube, ACCEPTABLE: Plain RED, Na-Heparin, K3-EDTA.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 2 mL; Neonates 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria
Methodology KIMS
Reference Range 0.8 - 2.1 ng/mL
CPT Code(s) 80162
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 CRITICAL (Toxic Level) >2.5 ng/mL
Updated/Reviewed 09/25/2017


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