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Test Code DIG Digoxin

Additional Codes

EMR Interface Order Code: 05650

Collection Container

Serum gel

Specimen Required

Serum

Other Acceptable Specimen Types

Heparinized plasma

Specimen Volume

1 mL

Minimum Specimen Volume

0.2 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Room Temperature: 7 days, Refrigerate: 14 days, Frozen: 6 months

Methodology

Electrochemiluminescence immunoassay ECLIA

Reference Ranges

0.8-2.0 ng/mL
Critical: Inpatients: > 3 ng/mL Outpatients: >2 ng/mL

Turnaround Time

3 hours routine, 1 hr STAT

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Test performed daily

CPT Code

80162

LOINC Code

10535-3

Units of Measure

ng/mL

Criticals Results

Inpatients: > 3 ng/mL Outpatients: >2 ng/mL