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Pipecolic Acid

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
PIPA MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
4.0 mL (minimum 2.5 mL)
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab; tested twice per month
Methodology:
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (GC-MS)
Special Instructions:
Fasting 12 hours or more, infants and children just before next feeding. Spin down within 45 minutes of draw.
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
2-31 days
Additional Info:
Ref. range is age dependent; avail on patient report
CPT Code:
82542