Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Amikacin, Single Daily Dose Order Code : AMIUNL
Specimen Type: Plasma/Serum
Container Type: Mint-top gel tube (Lithium heparin) or SST Gold-top tube
Required Volume: 1 mL whole blood
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.6 mL (1 full microtainer tube) whole blood
Methodology: Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in Solution (KIMS)
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 48 hours at 2 to 8°C. If transport is greater than 48 hours, transport frozen. Indicate date and time of last dose, dosage (including units of measure), and administration route. Keep tube capped.
CPT Codes: 80150
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB145
SHC EPIC Code: LABAMIUNL
Department: Chemistry