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Ethosuximide level

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

ARUP

 

Test ID: 

LAB683

 

Synonyms: 

Zarontin, Blood

Methodology: 

Enzyme Immunoassay

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7 days for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 3.0 mL Blood in a Red Top Tube.
Pediatric volume: 1 mL.
Also acceptable: Lavender (K2or K3EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).

 

Submit With Order
Please indicate in the supplied fields:
1.  Dose - List drug amount and include the units of measure
2.  Route - List the route of administration (IV, oral, etc.)
3.  Dose Frequency - Indicate how often the dose is administered (per day, per week, as needed, etc.)
4.  Type of Draw - Indicate the type of blood draw (Peak, Trough, Random, etc.) 


Unacceptable conditions: Whole blood. Gel separator tubes, light blue (citrate), or yellow (SPS or ACD solution).
Stability: Ambient: 5 days; Refrigerated: 1 weeks; Frozen: 2 months

 

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://ltd.aruplab.com/Tests/Pub/2010358

CPT Code(s): 

80168

Last Changed: 

8/15/2017 8:55:13

Last Reviewed: 

8/15/2017 8:55:22