Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Carnitine, Free and Total, Urine Order Code : UCARN
Specimen Type: Urine
Container Type: Urine container
Required Volume: 3 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 1 mL
Methodology: Stable Isotope Dilution, Tandem Mass Spectrometry.
Components: Carnitine (Free), Carnitine (Total), Acyl/Free Carn Ratio
Standard Run Times: Batched 1-2 times a week
Turnaround Time: 7 days
Special Handling: Freeze immediately and transport Frozen.
CPT Codes: 82379
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3361
SHC EPIC Code: LABUCARN
Department: Biochemical Genetics