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Gentamicin level, peak

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB28

 

Methodology: 

Immunoassay

Schedule: 

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.
Draw time must be provided.
Handling: Draw Peak: 30 min after IV dose, 1-1.5 hour after IM dose..

 

Reference Interval: 

5.0 - 10.0 ug/mL

CPT Code(s): 

80170

Last Changed: 

6/26/2018 1:29 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 10:26 AM