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Carotene

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
CAROT MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant)
Collection Volume:
2.5 mL (minimum 0.75 mL)
Storage:
Refrigerated
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Special Instructions:
Send specimen in an amber vial. Protect specimen from light.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2- 6 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: > or =18 years: 2.3–65.0 mcg/dL
CPT Code:
82380