Department of Pathology
and Laboratory Medicine

Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308
Laboratory
Ph: (330) 543-8573
Fax: (330) 543-3659

LABORATORY TEST REQUISITION


PATIENT INFO
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PHYSICIAN INFO
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TESTS REQUESTED
Test Name: ICD9 Code: (required)
1. Amitri/Nortriptyline   
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SPECIMEN INFO
Collection Date & Time:
Collected By:
Test Information for Amitri/Nortriptyline
CPT Code: 8015280182

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type/Collection Container: Navy Blue top (EDTA) tube

Collection Volume: 2 mL (1.3 mL minimum)

Storage: Refrigerated

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: High Performance Liquid Chromatography

Special Instructions: Collect immediately prior to next dose. Centrifuge and take off cells within 2 hours of collection. Avoid contact of blood with the rubber stopper.

TAT: 1-4 days

Panel Includes: Amitriptyline; Nortriptyline; Total Amitrip/Nortriptyline


Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

Additional Info: Reference range: Nortriptyline: 50-150 ng/mL Critical Value: greater than 500 ng/mL Amitri/Nortriptyline: 125-250 ng/ml Critical Value: greater than 500 ng/mL

Transport specimens to processing area of the laboratory in an appropriate container. Additional information is available from Cindy Maurer at (330)543-8689.

SHIP TO:
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
CCL
Akron Children's Hospital
One Perkins Square
Akron, OH 44308


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