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Gentamicin level, trough

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB26

 

Methodology: 

Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Available on request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary Light Green; Dark Green and Gold Top tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.15 mL.
Handling: Draw Trough just before the next dose.

 

Reference Interval: 

0-2 ug/mL

CPT Code(s): 

80170

Last Changed: 

6/26/2018 1:38 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 10:12 AM