Cyanide

Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: CYAN CLEVE

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Lavender top (EDTA) tube: Whole Blood

Collection Volume: 3.0 mL (minimum 2.0 mL)

Cause for rejection: Clotted or hemolyzed specimens

Storage: Ambient

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Colorimetric

Special Instructions: Keep container tightly capped. Days Performed: Mon, Wed, Fri

No laboratory test is available to assess cyanide toxicity in a patient who is on nitroprusside therapy; this test should not be ordered when the patient is on nitroprusside.

OC Power Word: LCYANIDE

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 2-6 days

Additional Info: Reference range

Normal: <0.2 mcg/mL

Toxic: > or equal 2.0 mcg/mL

CPT Code: 82600

Synonyms: -

Requisition Form
View and print a requisition form for this test

Bookmark and Share

iGrow iGrow
Sign up for our parent enewsletter
Contact Us

330-543-1000 (operator)

330-543-2000
(8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.)

E-mail

find a location
Find a location Type the first 3-5 letters of a specialty, service or location:
Or, view: a map, a list of all locations, locations by city or locations near me.
find a doctor
Find a doctor Type the first 3-5 letters of the name, location or specialty:
Or, view a list of all doctors by name, location and specialty.