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Test Code C12GEN Gentamicin, 12 Hour Post Dose

Collection Container

Serum gel

Specimen Required

Serum

Other Acceptable Specimen Types

EDTA or heparinized plasma

Special Handling Instructions

Collect sample 12 hours post dose

Specimen Volume

3 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.5 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Refrigerated: 7 days

Methodology

Kinetic interaction of microparticles in a solution (KIMS)

Days and Times Performed

Test performed daily

Turnaround Time

24 hours

Reference Ranges

Therapeutic: 1-15 mg/L

Units of Measure

mg/L

CPT Code

80170

LOINC Code

47109-4

EMR Interface Order Code

03165