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Test Code LAB13214 Lacosamide - Serum/Plasma

Department

SEND OUTS

Reference Lab Test Number

LACOS

Primary Collection Container

Red (No Gel)

Alternate Collection Container

Lavender 6 mL (K3EDTA)

Transport

Serum refrigerated

Preferred Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Processing

Centrifuge and separate serum from red cells and send 1.0 mL in a screw-capped plastic vial.

Stability

Ambient: 30 days

Refrigerated: 30 days

Frozen: 10 months

Minimum Testing Volume

0.3 mL

Reference Range

By report

Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Performed

Monday and Thursday

Reported

6-8 Days

CPT Codes

80339 (80299)

Unacceptable Conditions

SST or PST.