Carnitine, urine

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

MISC CHEM

CPT CODE:

82379-90

CDM NUMBER:

3181385

TEST INFORMATION:

Test includes total carnitine, free carnitine and acyl to free ratio

TURNAROUND TIME:

7-10 days

CONTAINER TYPE:

Random urine cup

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

3.0 mL random urine

MINIMUM VOLUME:

1.0 mL random urine

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Mayo Clinic - Search Test Code 81123

METHODOLOGY:

Tandem mass spectrometry

TEST SYNONYM(S):Urine carnitine, random