Bupivacaine, serum or plasma-994

Test info

  
Bupivacaine, serum or plasma
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Marcaine
Sensorcaine
  

Therapeutic drug management

Specimen

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  
  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  
Heparin plasma
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

Immediately after collection, mix tube thoroughly by gentle inversion, 8 - 10 times, to prevent clotting

  
  1. Spin
  2. Transfer plasma to a Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp), labelled as the appropriate plasma type, within two (2) hours of sample collection
  

Transfer vial/tube with cap - 12mL (LabCorp)

  

Ambient (preferred) - 3 days

Refrigerated (OK)

Frozen (OK)

  
  • Gel-barrier tubes

Performance

  
MedTox Laboratories Inc (233) via LabCorp (808294): R-NX
  
Mo, We, Fr
  
3 days
  

Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS-MS)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

0.1 - 4.0 µg/mL

Billing

  
80375
  
Result 3412-4

Tracking

  
05/31/2019
  
05/31/2019