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Busulfan

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Seattle Cancer Care Alliance 
Test ID: LAB2706 
Methodology: GC-MS analysis
Schedule: Must schedule in advance.
Reported: 1 day
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 4.0 mL Blood in a Dark Green Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Green Sodium Heparin top tube. Deliver on ice immediately
Collection time required. Clinical history/drug history must be provided.
Handling: Busulfan degrades quickly at room temperature. Each sample should be kept in wet ice slurry or refrigerated at all time..
Unacceptable conditions: Samples that arrived thawed will not be analyzed.
On Floor Storage: * Refrigerate during collection *

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: Advance notice is required for all sample shipments: •Tuesday to Saturday arrival: At least 48 hours in advance. •Lab closes on Sundays and Mondays. •Holidays: Lab closes on all observed holidays and their very next days. Please call (206) 288-7389 for details.

http://www.seattlecca.org/healthcare-professionals/clinical-labs/sending-samples-busulfan-laboratory

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.
CPT Code(s): 80299
Last Changed: 10/06/2016 06:40:24
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:01:27