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Serotonin

Centralized Core Laboratory : Chemistry

Test ID/Workstation :
SEROT MAYO
Specimen Type:
Blood
Tube Type:
Red top (no anticoagulant) tube
Collection Volume:
6.5 mL (minimum 3.0 mL)
Storage:
Frozen
Availability:
Sent to reference lab
Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Special Instructions:
Patient must avoid avocados, bananas, eggplant, pineapples, plums, tomatoes, and walnuts for a 48 hour period prior to specimen collection. Centrifuge, aliquot and freeze ASAP. Days Performed: Mon, Wed, Fri
Lab/Phone:
330-543-8418
TAT:
4-6 days
Additional Info:
Reference range: < or = 230 ng/mL
CPT Code:
84260
Synonyms:
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