Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
RESULT
Test Name : Metanephrines, Fractionated, Free, Plasma Order Code : YMETFF
Note: This is a Sendout/Referred Test and is only offered to registered patients of SHC or LPCH.
Synonyms: Metanephrines, Plasma, Fractionated; Normetanephrines, Free; Free Metanephrines; Pheochromocytoma
Specimen Type: Plasma
Container Type: Lavender-top tube (EDTA)
Required Volume: 1 mL plasma
Minimum Volume (Pediatric): 0.3 mL plasma
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Standard Run Times: Mon-Sat 1pm
Turnaround Time: 4 days (not reported on Sunday)
Special Handling: Spin down and send 1 mL of EDTA plasma frozen in plastic vial.
CPT Codes: 83835
LPCH EPIC Code: LAB3001
SHC EPIC Code: LABYMETFF
Department: Sendouts
Clinical Specialties: Endocrinology
Sendout Lab: Mayo Medical Laboratories
URL: http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Overview/81609