Acylcarnitine Profile, Dried Blood Spots

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC:

ACYLCARNOB

POE DESCRIPTION:

Acylcarnitine Profile, dried blood spots

CPT CODE:

82017

TEST INFORMATION:

See OMIM information, Specialty Website test code S49210

TURNAROUND TIME:

one week

CONTAINER TYPE:

PKU card

SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS:

PKU card

MINIMUM VOLUME:

Fill at least three spots.  Blood can be collected in a green top (heparin) tube and spotted on a PKU card.