SULFONYLUREA HYPOGLYCEMICS PANEL (QUALITATIVE), SERUM/PLASMA

Mnemonic

MISC

Specimen Collection Requirements

Collect

Plain red, Sodium Heparin, or EDTA

Handling

Separate from cells within 2 hours of draw

Preferred Volume

1.0 mL

Minimum Volume

0.5 mL

Transport

Frozen; refrigerated and ambient also acceptable.

Rejection Criteria

Separator tubes

Stability

Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 4 months

Testing Information

Performed

Varies

Method

High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Referral Lab

ARUP 2004279

Reference Values

CPT Codes

83778

Last Updated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:30 AM