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Cyclosporin level

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB874

 

Synonyms: 

Neoral

Methodology: 

LC MS/MS

Schedule: 

Daily: Mon-Fri; Cut off 2 pm; Sat-Sun; Cut off 12 noon

Reported: 

4 hours

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 1.0 mL Whole blood in a Lavender Top tube. If samples are to be tested within 24 hours of

collection, they may be stored at room temperature (18 - 25C). Samples can be stored refrigerated (2-

8C) for up to one week or frozen (-20C) for up to 2 months.
Pediatric volume: 0.5 mL.
Do not draw through central line

 

Notes: 

Cannot be added to an EDTA tube that has been centrifuged or left at room temp for greater than 8 hours.

Reference Interval: 

Reference range applies to 24 hour trough level only.
Reference Range:100 - 500 ng/mL

CPT Code(s): 

80158

Last Changed: 

08/29/17 14:44

Last Reviewed: 

08/29/17 14:44