Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Acetaminophen Order Code : ACETA
Synonyms: Tylenol
Specimen Type: Plasma/Serum
Container Type: Mint-top gel tube (Lithium heparin); SST Gold-top gel tube
Required Volume: 1 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.6 mL whole blood
Methodology: Spectrophotometry
Standard Run Times: 24 hours/7 days a week
Turnaround Time: 24 hours/next day
Special Handling: Specimens must be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection. After centrifugation, specimens are stable for 7 days at 2 to 8°C. Keep tube capped.
CPT Codes: 82003
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB43
SHC EPIC Code: LABACETA
Department: Chemistry