Methylmalonic Acid, blood

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

METHYLMALO

POE DESCRIPTION:

METHYLMALONIC ACID

CPT CODE:

83921-90

CDM NUMBER:

3181387

TURNAROUND TIME:

5-7 working days

CONTAINER TYPE: Red top tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

6.0 mL blood (3.0 mL serum)

MINIMUM VOLUME:

4.0 mL blood (2.0 mL serum)

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Specialty Labs - Search Test Code 3496

METHODOLOGY:

Tandem mass spectrometry