Carnitine Plasma

Centralized Core Laboratory:Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation: CARPS MAYO

Specimen Type: Blood

Tube Type: Green top (sodium heparin) tube

Collection Volume: 1.5 mL (minimum 0.75 mL)

Cause for rejection: Hemolysis

Storage: Frozen

Availability: Sent to reference lab

Methodology: Radioisotope Enzymatic

Special Instructions: Plasma gel tube is NOT acceptable. Patient's age is required on the request form.

OC Power Word: LCARPS

Lab/Phone: 330-543-8418

TAT: 3-5 days

Additional Info: Reference range is available on patient report

CPT Code: 82379

Synonyms: -

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