Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Amphotericin B Order Code : YAMPHB
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Specimen Type: Serum
Container Type: Red-top tube (Plain) no additive in foil
Required Volume: 2 mL
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.5 mL
Methodology: High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Standard Run Times: Tue, Thu
Turnaround Time: 3-4 days
Special Handling: Draw blood in a plain, red-top tube(s). Spin down and send 2 mL of serum frozen in amber vial (Mayo Supply T192) to protect specimen from light. Note: Specify all antimicrobials being used to treat the patient.
CPT Codes: 80299
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3280
SHC EPIC Code: LABYAMPHB
Causes For Rejection: Specimen collected in gel tube
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Infectious Disease
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/80429