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FACTOR II ACTIVITY, CLOTTING

Test Code: 838
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR IX ACTIVITY

Test Code: 1058
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



Factor V Activity

Test Code: 770
CPT: 85220
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR VII ACT'Y

Test Code: 716
CPT: 85230
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR VIII

Test Code: 332
CPT: 85240
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR X ACT'Y

Test Code: 737
CPT: 85260
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR XI ACTIVITY, CLOTTING

Test Code: 672
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



Factor XII Activity

Test Code: 874
CPT: 85280
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FACTOR XIII ACTIVIY

Test Code: 1782
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FAMILIAL DYSAUTONOMIA MUTATION

Test Code: 572
CPT: 81260
Preferred Specimen: YELLOW ACD-A
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Yellow ACD-A -tube or 1 Lavender Top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert specimen. Store specimen at room temp.



FANCONI ANEMIA

Test Code: 673
CPT: 81242
Preferred Specimen: YELLOW ACD-A
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Yellow ACD-A Top or 1 Lavender Top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert specimen. Store specimen at room temperature.



FATTY ACIDS,FREE

Test Code: 129
CPT: 82725
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain-Red top tube or 1 SST from a patient that has been fasting overnight. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FEBRILE ANTIBODIES PANEL

Test Code: 135
CPT: 86000, 86622, 86768
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: RICKETTSIA(RMSF) ANTIBODIES(IGG, IGM), RICKETTSIA(TYPHUS FEVER) ANTIBODIES(IGG, IGM), SALMONELLA, TOTAL ANTIBODY, BRUCELLA ANTIBODIES(IGG, IGM). Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Fecal Fat, Qualitative

Test Code: 126
CPT: 82705
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 gm
Memo: Collect 2 gms of fresh stool in a screw-capped, sterile container. Label container with patient's name. Freeze specimen immediately.



FECAL FAT, QUANTITATIVE

Test Code: 2533QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol:
Memo: 3 gram of feces from a timed (24, 48,or 72 hrs) stool collection. Submit Refrigerated.



FELBAMATE

Test Code: 802
CPT: 80299
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube or 1 Lavender-top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert Lavender-top tube. Allow Plain- Red top tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Indicate serum or plasma on tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Fentanyl Screen(Quant)

Test Code: 8049T
CPT: 83925
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 20 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic, leak-proof, container. Refrigerate specimen.



Ferritin, Serum

Test Code: 159
CPT: 82728
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



FETAL FIBRONCTN

Test Code: 1154
CPT: 82731
Preferred Specimen: FFN TUBE W/ BUFFER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit FFN swab. Transport swab to lab immediately.



Fibrillarin U3 RNP

Test Code: 3008QN
CPT: 86235
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp:
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain Red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



FIBRIN MONOMER

Test Code: 2491QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE TUBE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light blue-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FIBRINOGEN

Test Code: 154
CPT: 85384
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



FIBRINOGEN DEGRADATION PRODUCTS

Test Code: 887
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light-Blue top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert the specimen to mix. Immediately centrifuge Light Blue tube for 15 minutes. Aliquot plasma into plastic transfer tube. Centrifuge plasma in plastic transfer tube for a 2nd time. Aliquot the plasma into another plastic transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



Fine Neddle Aspiration Cytology

Test Code: 2472QN
CPT: 88173
Preferred Specimen: SLIDE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol:
Memo: CALL LAB



FLAXSEED(f333) IGE

Test Code: 2884QN
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



FLECAINIDE(TAMBOCOR)

Test Code: 2866QN
CPT: 80299
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain, Red-top tube or 1 Lavender top tube 1 hour before next dose. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert Lavender tube to mix. Allow Red tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Indicate serum or plasma on tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Flounder(f147), IgE

Test Code: 2394QN
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



FLUNITRAZEPAM AND METABOLITES, QUANT. ROHYPNOL URINE

Test Code: 2786QN
CPT: 80100
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 10 ml
Memo: Collect 10 ml of urine in a sterlie container. Refrigerate specimen.



Fluphenazine (Prolixin) Serum/Plasma

Test Code: 3107QN
CPT: 84022
Preferred Specimen: Plain Red Tube
Alternative Specimen: Lavender
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube or 1 Lavender-top tube just before next dose. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert Lavender-top tube. Allow Plain- Red top tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Indicate serum or plasma on tube. Refrigerate specimen.



FOLATE

Test Code: 156
CPT: 82746
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



FOLATE, RBC

Test Code: 147
CPT: 82747
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Foil wrap samples to protect from light. Store specimen at room temperature.



Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)

Test Code: 157
CPT: 83001
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



FOOD ALLERGY PROFILE REGION 1

Test Code: 643
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED x 2
Alternative Specimen: SST x 2
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4ml
Memo: INCLUDES: SCALLOP, CODFISH, PEANUT, CLAM, EGG WHITE, MILK, WHEAT, CORN, SEASAME SEED, SOYBEAN, SHRIMP, WALNUT Collect 2 full Plain Red Top or 2 SST tubes. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Avoid hemolysis. Centrifuge SST tubes within 60 minutes of draw. Refrigerate specimen.



Food Sensitization - ImmunoCAP Specific IgE Assays

Test Code: 2439MLD
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED x 2
Alternative Specimen: SST X 2
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: N/A
Memo: INCLUDES: EGG WHITE, SHRIMP, CODFISH, CORN, PEANUT, SCALLOP, SOYBEAN, WALNUT, WALNUT TREE, WHEAT, SESAME, HAZELNUT, COW'S MILK Collect 2 Full Plain Red-top tubes or 2 Full SST tubes. Avoid Hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Fragile-X Carrier Screen

Test Code: 808
CPT: 81243
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen: YELLOW TOP (ACD) TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Lavender-top tube or 1 Yellow ACD tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tubes to mix. Store specimen refrigerated.



FREE KAPPA, SERUM

Test Code: 1440
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



FREE LAMBDA, SERUM

Test Code: 1665
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Free T3 (Triiodothyronine)

Test Code: 1165
CPT: 84481
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



FRUCTOSAMINE

Test Code: 2192
CPT: 82985
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 Lavender tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert Lavender tube to mix. Allow SST tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST within 1 hour of collection. Refrigerate specimen.



FSH AND LH

Test Code: 2057
CPT: 83001, 83002
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



FTA-ABS

Test Code: 155
CPT: 86780
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Fungal Culture and Smear

Test Code: 2474QN
CPT: 87102
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen: CULTURE SWAB
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1ml
Memo: Primary specimen from a source other than hair, skin, or nails in a sterile container (sputum, bronchial wash, sterile fluid and others), or a swab from the ear, eye,√°throat, vagina, or other appropriate source. Indicate source on requisition and container.



FUNGAL ID MOLD

Test Code: 1321
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: CULTURE SWAB
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit 1 culture swab for each site. Indicate source of culture on requisition and container. Store specimen at room temp.



FUNGUS CULT,SKIN

Test Code: 837
CPT: 87101
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit specimen in sterile leak-proof container. Indicate source on container and requisition.



FUNGUS CULTURE MISC

Test Code: 1564
CPT: 87102
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol:
Memo: PRIMARY SPECIMEN FROM A SOURCE OTHER THAN HAIR, SKIN, OR NAILS IN A STERILE LEAK-PROOF CONTAINER.SWABS IN AMIES GEL TRANSPORT MEDIUM IS ACCEPTABLE, BIOPSY, FRESH (UNFIXED) TISSUE, CSF, SPUTUM, BONE MARROW, URINE OR STOOL.If it is not a swab, submit specimen in sterile,leak-proof container. Indicate source on requisition and container. Store specimen at refrigerated.



Fusarium moniliforme (m9) IGE

Test Code: 2789QN
CPT: 86003
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.