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Vitamin K

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Quest 
Test ID: LAB1110 
Methodology: High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Schedule: Daily
Reported: 10 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 4.0 mL Blood in Dark Green Top Tube
Pediatric volume: 2 mL.
Separate and freeze immediately in plastic vial. Wrap tube in aluminum foil to protect from light.
Transport: Frozen.
Handling: Overnight fasting is preferred.
Unacceptable conditions: Thawed Plasma Received room temperature Received refrigerated
Stability: Room temperature: Unacceptable Refrigerated: Unacceptable Frozen: 90 days
Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 84597
Last Changed: 12/16/2016 14:23:51
Last Reviewed: 12/27/2016 03:10:34