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Salicylate level

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB34

 

Synonyms: 

Aspirin

Methodology: 

EMIT

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: 0.3 mL.
Collection time required

 

Notes: 

Also part of Overdose panel (LAB3311). Approved for add-on.

Reference Interval: 

Therapeautic Range: 3.0-10.0 for anti-pyretic/analgesic, 15.0-30.0 for anti-inflammatory/rheumatic fever

CPT Code(s): 

80329

Last Changed: 

7/2/2018 3:14 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/23/2017 12:22 PM