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Carbamazepine level, total

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB21

 

Synonyms: 

Carbitrol Tegretol

Methodology: 

Immunoassay

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Primary Light Green; Dark Green and Gold Top tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL (Plasma or Serum)

 

Notes: 

Can be added if less than 12 hours from time collected.

Reference Interval: 

Therapeautic Range: 4.0 - 12.0 ug/mL

CPT Code(s): 

80156

Last Changed: 

6/26/2018 10:22 AM

Last Reviewed: 

08/08/2017 07:26:00