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Coenzyme Q-10, reduced and total

Lab Section:  Sendout Reference  
Lab Location:  Sendout
Reference Lab: Mayo 
Test ID: LAB2814 
Methodology: High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Electrochemical Detection
Schedule: Monday through Friday; 8 a.m
Reported: 5-7 days
Specimen Requirements:  Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Green Top Tube - Sodium Heparin.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Green (llithium or sodium heparin) top tube; Fasting patient
Handling: Deliver to lab on ice. Separate plasma from cells, and immediately freeze..
Unacceptable conditions: Plasma gel tube, serum gel tube, EDTA plasma, or serum
Stability: Frozen (preferred) 72 hours Refrigerated 8 hours

Notes: 

http://www.mayomedicallaboratories.com/test-catalog/Performance/87853

Reference Interval:  See patient report or consult reference laboratory website
CPT Code(s): 82542
Last Changed: 10/17/2016 06:35:49
Last Reviewed: 12/21/2016 05:47:36