Gentamicin, trough

Alphabetical Test listing

Gentamicin, trough-827

  
Gentamicin, trough
  
827
  
80170.1
  
GET
  
Garamycin
  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  
  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Draw 1/2 hour (30 minutes) prior to next dose

  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

 

 

  
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  • Include date and time of last dose on the request form/order
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 7 days

Frozen - 14 days

  
  • Improper labels (unlabeled or mislabeled)
  • Hemolysis (some procedures)
  • Improper anticoagulant or ratio
  • Delay in transport
  • Improper storage temperature affecting results
  • Inappropriate timing of collection
  • Improper container
  • Leaking container resulting in compromised specimen
  • Quantity not sufficient (QNS)
  
AHL - Chemistry: C
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Particle-enhanced turbidimetric inhibition immunoassay (PETINIA)

  

< 1.5 µg/mL

  

>1.5 µg/mL

  
80170
  
11/30/2001
  
08/28/2018
  
02/10/2020