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PHYTANIC ACID

Mnemonic

PHYT AC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Plasma or Whole Blood, one green top tube

Handling

Refrigerate and deliver to the laboratory within 4 hours or separate plasma and freeze.

Preferred Volume

3.0 mL

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport

Whole Blood: Refrigerated, Plasma: Frozen

Stability

Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Whole Blood 4 hours; Frozen: Plasma

Testing Information

Performed

Varies

Reported

7-14 days

Method

Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

Referral Lab

OHSU - Biochemical Genetics Lab (067-6335)

Reference Values

Reference Values

Interpretation provided.

CPT Codes

82541

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:41:30 AM


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