Mar 21, 2015




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Clarithromycin, Level

Clarithromycin, Level (RMISC) ARUP Labs, C-D Lab Test

Name: Clarithromycin, Level

Test Name: Clarithromycin, Level

Health Link Test Code: RMISC

LIS Test Code: MISC

CPT Code(s): 80299

Testing Site: Testing will be sent to an approved reference laboratory

Specimen: Blood

Collection Container: Red top

Also Acceptable: Green top (with sodium heparin anticoagulant)

Collection Volume: 9 mL

Pediatric Collection Volume: 4 mL

Sample Analyzed: Serum

Testing Volume: 2 mL

Pediatric Testing Volume: 0.5 mL

Specimen Processing:

Separate serum from cells immediately. Freeze serum.

Specimen Transport:

Transport frozen specimen to UWHC Hospital Laboratory on dry ice.

Unacceptable Criteria:

Severe hemolysis. Specimens thawed for greater than 24 hours.