Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name ACETAMINOPHEN LEVEL
Components Tylenol
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Description
Specimen Requirements 
Container PREFERRED: Green/yellow (lithium heparin) collection tube. ACCEPTABLE: Plain Red, K2 or K3 - EDTA.
Specimen Type Blood
Preferred Collection Volume 3 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 3 mL - Neonate 0.5mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Grossly hemolyzed,Inadequate volume, Leaking specimen,Inappropriately labeled specimen,Heat-inactivated serum, & Pooled sera.
Methodology Homogeneous enzyme immunoassay
Reference Range <30 μg/mL
CPT Code(s) 82003
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 04/09/2018


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