Carnitine

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: CARNITINE
POE DESCRIPTION: CARNITINE
CPT CODE: 82379-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 5-7 working days
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

This test cannot be added onto an existing sample.

CONTAINER TYPE:

Red top tube or SSTTM tube

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 4.0 mL blood (2.0 mL serum)
MINIMUM VOLUME: 2.0 mL blood (1.0 mL serum)
REFERENCE RANGE: See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 4163