Gentamicin, peak

Alphabetical Test listing

Gentamicin, peak-826

  
Gentamicin, peak
  
826
  
80170.3
  
GEP
  
Garamycin
  
Lithium heparin (Li hep) plasma
  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

  
1.0 mL
  
0.2 mL
  

Draw 1/2 hour after IV dose and 1 hour after IM dose

  

Spin

  

Lt green plasma separator (PST)

 

  
Serum
  
  

Spin

  

Gold serum separator (SST) tube

  
  • Include the 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)

  

5.0 - 10.0 µg/mL

  

>12.0 µg/mL

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