Posaconazole, serum or plasma

Alphabetical Test listing

Posaconazole, serum or plasma-994

  
Posaconazole, serum or plasma
  
994
  
LAB994
  
MSO
  
Noxafil
  

Prophylaxis of invasive Aspergillus and Candida infections in severely immunocompromised patients and treatments of oropharyngeal candidiasis

  
Serum
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.5 mL
  

Do not use a gel barrier tube.

The use of gel-barrier tubes is not recommended due to slow absorption of the drug by the gel. Depending upon the specimen volume and storage times, the decrease in drug level due to absorption may be clinically significant.

  

Spin and separate

  
EDTA plasma
  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 14 days

Ambient - 14 days

Frozen - 14 days

  
LabCorp Burlington (700265): R-NX
  
Mo - Fr
  
2 - 7 days
  

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

  

An interpretive report will be provided

  
80187
  
Result 53731-6
  
05/24/2019
  
03/03/2021