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Methylmalonic acid

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB835

 

Methodology: 

LC MS/MS

Schedule: 

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Reported: 

2-5 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Blood in a Dark Green Top Tube - Lithium Heparin.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Transport: Deliver to lab on ice immediately. If coming from an outside hospital, deliver plasma to laboratory frozen.

 

Reference Interval: 

<= 0.4 umol/L

CPT Code(s): 

83921

Last Changed: 

09/04/2016 14:59:21

Last Reviewed: 

8/30/2017 4:28 PM