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T & B CELL

Test Code: 1243
CPT: 86355, 86359
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Store at room temperature.



T CELL PROFILE w/CBC

Test Code: 1369
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: GREEN SODIUM HEP TUBE & LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Collect 1 Full Green Sodium Heparin tube and 1 Full Lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tubes to mix. Store specimens at room temperature.



T Cells: CD2

Test Code: 287
CPT: 86356
Preferred Specimen: GREEN TOP-SODUIM HEPARIN & LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Collect 1 full green-top sodium heparin tube and 1 full lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Specimen must reach lab within 24 hours of draw. Store specimen at room temp.



T-LYMPH/CD4-CD8

Test Code: 1578
CPT: 86360
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Lavender Top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Store specimens at room temp. Specimen must be received at laboratory within 24 hours of draw.



T3 - REVERSE

Test Code: 1284
CPT: 84482
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



T3 UPTAKE, SERUM

Test Code: 281
CPT: 84471
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 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.



T3,TOTAL, SERUM

Test Code: 280
CPT: 84480
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 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.



T4, Free, Direct Dialysis

Test Code: 1908
CPT: 84439
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 from a patient that has been fasting at least 12 hours. 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.



T4,FREE, SERUM

Test Code: 188
CPT: 84439
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 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.



T4,TOTAL, SERUM

Test Code: 282
CPT: 84439
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 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.



Tacrolimus, Highly Sensitive, LC/MS/MS

Test Code: 29
CPT: 80197
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE EDTA TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 5ml
Memo: Collect 1 Lavender or 1 Royal Blue EDTA tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Store specimen refrigerated.



Taenia Solium (Cysticercus) AB.

Test Code: 2486QN
CPT: 86682
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top 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.



TAY-SACHS, DNA

Test Code: 829
CPT: 81255
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.



TAY-SACHS, ENZYM

Test Code: 158
CPT: 84311
Preferred Specimen: YELLOW TOP
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 10ml
Memo: SPECIMENS MUST ARRIVE WITHIN 24 HOURS OF DRAW. Submit 1 yellow-top tubes or 2 lavender-top tubes. Do not transfer blood to other containers. Store specimens refrigerated. SPECIMENS CANNOT BE FROZEN.



TDT

Test Code: 283
CPT: 86356
Preferred Specimen: GREEN TOP-SODUIM HEPARIN & LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 1 full green-top sodium heparin tube and 1 full lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Specimen must reach lab within 24 hours of draw. Store specimen at room temp.



TEICHOIC ACID ANTIBODY SCREEN W/ REFLEX TO TITER

Test Code: 1196
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.



TESTOSTERONE FREE /TOTAL FEMALE

Test Code: 446
CPT: 84402, 84403
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Testosterone, Free, Bioavailable and Total

Test Code: 1210
CPT: 82040, 84270, 84403
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Testosterone, Total, LC/MS/MS, Female and Male under age 18

Test Code: 3197QN
CPT: 84403
Preferred Specimen: Plain Red
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: Refrigerate
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Tetanus Antitoxoid Ab

Test Code: 290
CPT: 86774
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.



THALLIUM, SERUM/PLASMA

Test Code: 1141
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: ROYAL BLUE EDTA
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Royal Blue EDTA tube or 1 Royal Blue No Additive tube. Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot plasma or serum into acid washed tranport tube/container. Refrigerate specimen



THC Marijuana Screen (Qual), Urine

Test Code: 8005T
CPT: G0434
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.



THEOPHYLLINE

Test Code: 2897MD
CPT: 80198
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



THIN PREP & GC/CHLAMYDIA & HPV HIGH RISK

Test Code: P169
CPT: 88175, 87491, 87621
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, APTIMA HPV HIGH RISK-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



THIN PREP & GC/CHLAMYDIA W/ REFLEX TO HPV

Test Code: P168
CPT: 88175, 87491
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



THIN PREP + HPV W/REFLEX TO 16 18/45

Test Code: 1955
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temperature.



Thin Prep Pap Smear+ CTNG + TRICH

Test Code: P214
CPT: 88175, 87998, 87491, 87591
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, APTIMA TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



Thin Prep Pap Smear+ HPV + CTNG + TRICH

Test Code: P210
CPT: 88175, 87621, 87998, 87491, 87591
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, APTIMA TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS-RNA, APTIMA HPV HIGH RISK-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



Thin Prep Pap Smear+ HPV w/rfx to 16/18 + CTNG + TRICH

Test Code: P211
CPT: 88175, 87621, 87998, 87491, 87591
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, APTIMA TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS-RNA, APTIMA HPV HIGH RISK-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



Thin Prep w/rflx to HPV WHEN ASCUS+ CTNG + Trich

Test Code: P264
CPT: 88175, 87998, 87491, 87591
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: APTIMA GC/CHLAMYDIA-RNA, APTIMA TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS-RNA, THIN PREP PAP. Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



THIN PREP X 2

Test Code: 1272
CPT: 88142
Preferred Specimen: THIN PREP x 2
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Obtain specimens from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimens with patients name. Include specimen source for processing.



ThinPrep - Pap Smear(Image Guided)

Test Code: 4001MG
CPT: 88175
Preferred Specimen: THINPREP VIAL
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: Room Temp(Ambient)
Min-vol:
Memo: Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



ThinPrep w/Reflex to HPV when Abnormal(Imaged Guided)

Test Code: 4003MG
CPT: 88175
Preferred Specimen: THINPREP VIAL
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: Room Temp(Ambient)
Min-vol:
Memo: Obtain specimen from the cervix using a broom-like device. Place contents into the solution vial by rotating the broom several times to insure all collected specimen is released into solution. Label specimen with patients name. Include specimen source and LMP for processing. Store specimen at room temp.



Thiocyanate(Nitropusside Metabolite)

Test Code: 3003QN
CPT: 84430
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain Red-top tube or 1 Full Lavender top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Allow Plain red tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within in 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into a plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Label tube with either serum or plasma. Store specimen refrigerated.



Thiopurine Metabolites (TPMT)

Test Code: 1725
CPT: 82492
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3 ml
Memo: Collect 1 full Lavender Top tube 1 hour prior to next dose. Gently invert tube. DO NOT CENTRIFUGE TUBE. DO NOT OPEN TUBE. Store specimen refrigerated.



THIORIDAZINE(MELLARIIL) AND METABOLITE

Test Code: 2532QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain Red Top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge specimen within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen at room temperature.



THIOTHIZENE, SERUM/PLASMA

Test Code: 35
CPT: 80299
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2.2 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.



THROAT CULTURE W/ STREP SCREEN

Test Code: 2517MD
CPT: 87071, 87651
Preferred Specimen: STARSWAB II GREEN TOP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit 1 STARSWAB II GREEN TOP MOD STUARTS SWAB ONLY. ALL OTHER SWABS WILL BE REJECTED. Indicate source on container and requisition. Store specimen at room temp.



Thrombin Time

Test Code: 330
CPT: 85670
Preferred Specimen: LIGHT BLUE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Light blue-top tube. Gently invert 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.



THROMBOPHILIA EVALUATION

Test Code: P1001MG
CPT: 81240, 81241, 81291
Preferred Specimen: LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol:
Memo: INCLUDES: FACTOR II MUTATION ANALYSIS, FACTOR V MUTATION ANALYSIS, MTHFT 677 & 1298 MUTATION ANALYSIS. Collect 1 Full Lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tube to mix. Store specimen refrigerated.



THYROGLOBULIN AB

Test Code: 1904
CPT: 86800
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



THYROGLOBULIN PANEL

Test Code: 1366
CPT: 86800, 84432
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: THYROGLOBULIN, THYROGLOBULIN ANTIBODY 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.



Thyroglobulin without Anti-Thyroglobulin AB (Quantitative)

Test Code: 1460
CPT: 84432
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Thyroid Antibodies

Test Code: 1455
CPT: 86376, 86800
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 Plain, red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



THYROID CASCADE PROFILE

Test Code: 2669MD
CPT: 84443, 84481, 86376
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: TSH WITH REFLEX TO THYROXINE(T4), FREE IF LEVELS ARE <0.450 OR >4.50 AT AN ADDITIONAL COST(84439). THYROXINE(T4), FREE WILL REFLEX TO TRIIODOTHYRONIN(T3), FREE IF <1.78 AT AN ADDITIONAL COST(84481) OR REFLEX TO THYROID PEROXIDASE(TPO) ANTIBODY IF NORMAL AT AN ADDITIONAL COST(86376). Collect 1 Full SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge within 60 minutes of draw. Refrigerate specimen.



THYROID PANEL II

Test Code: 1224
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: TSH ,T4 FREE, T4 TOTAL, T3 UPTAKE, T3 TOTAL. Collect1 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.



Thyroid Profile I

Test Code: 1225
CPT: 84443, 84439,84436, 84479
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: INCLUDES T4 TOTAL, T3 UPTAKE, FREE T4 INDEX, TSH. 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.



Thyroid Profile I (Medicare)

Test Code: 3151MD
CPT: 84436, 84443, 84479
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: Refrigerate
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: INCLUDES T4 TOTAL, T3 UPTAKE, FREE T4 INDEX, TSH. Submit 1 SST tube or 1 plain, red-top tube. Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Store specimen refrigerated.



THYROID SCREEN

Test Code: 907
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: T4 TOTAL, T3 UPTAKE, FREE T4 INDEX. Submit 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. Refrigerate specimen.



THYROID SCREEN

Test Code: 907
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST & LAVENDER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 3ml- SST 5ml- LAV
Memo: INCLUDES: IRON/TIBC, CBC, RETIC COUNT Submit 1 SST tube and 1 Lavender top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert Lavender top tube. Allow SSt tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Refrigerate specimens.



Thyroxine Binding Globulin (TBG)

Test Code: 1318
CPT: 84442
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.



TIAGABINE LEVEL

Test Code: 1093
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 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.



TickID w/Rflx to LymeDiseaseDNA,Real-Time PCR Tick

Test Code: 678
CPT: 87168
Preferred Specimen: STERILE CONTAINER
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: ROOM TEMP(AMBIENT)
Min-vol:
Memo: Submit tick in 70% ethanol in a plastic, screw-capped container.



Tilapia IgE

Test Code: 1890
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.



Titanium Serum/Plasma

Test Code: 3104LC
CPT: 83018
Preferred Specimen: Royal Blue EDTA
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Royal Blue EDTA tube or 1 Royal Blue No Additive tube. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert EDTA tube. Allow No Additive Tube to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliqout serum or plasma into a acid-washed, metal-free plastic vial. Label specimen serum or plasma. Store specimen refrigerated.



TOBRAMYCIN, PEAK

Test Code: 622
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 royal blue no additive tube 30 minutes after end of IV infusion or 60-90 minutes after IM dose. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Refrigerate specimen. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.



TOBRAMYCIN, RANDOM

Test Code: 652
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube or 1 Lavender-top tube just before next dose or 60-90 minutes after last 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.



Tobramycin, Trough

Test Code: 1186
CPT: 80200
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 royal blue no additive tube just before next dose. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Refrigerate specimen. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE.



Tomato(f25)IgE

Test Code: 1171
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.



Topiramate

Test Code: 2038
CPT: 80201
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



TORCH PANEL

Test Code: 2220
CPT: 86695, 86696, 86762, 86644, 86777, 86778, 86645
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED X 2
Alternative Specimen: SST X 2
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: INCLUDES: CMV, IGG, CMV, IGM, HSV 1/2 TYPE-SPECIFIC ANTIBODY, HSV 1/2 IGM, RUBELLA IGG, RUBELLA ANTIBODY IGM, TOXOPLASMA IGG, TOXOPLASMA IGM. Collect 2 plain, red -top tubes or 2 SST tubes. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes) Centrifuge tubes within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tubes. Refrigerate specimens.



Total Testosterone, Male

Test Code: 2179
CPT: 84403
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. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated. This test is only for Adult Male patients, if patient is Female or under the age of 18 please order test # 3197QN.



Total/Free Testosterone, Male

Test Code: 2180
CPT: 84403
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. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



Toxocara Antibody

Test Code: 3004LC
CPT: 86682
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain Red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 seconds of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Toxoplasma gondii Ab IgG

Test Code: 3186MD
CPT: 86777
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. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



TOXOPLASMA GONDII IGA AB

Test Code: 2570SL
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 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.



TOXOPLASMA, IGM

Test Code: 449
CPT: 86778
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Refrigerate specimen.



Tramadol & Metabolite, Quantitative, Urine

Test Code: 8070T
CPT: 83789
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 10 ml
Memo: SUMBIT 20 ML RANDOM URINE IN A PLASTIC LEAK-PROOF CONTAINER. REFRIGERATE SPECIMEN.



TRANSFERRIN

Test Code: 2591MD
CPT: 84466
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 SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



TRANSGLUTAMINASE IGA (ELISA)

Test Code: 2096
CPT: 83516
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



TRANSGLUTAMINASE IGG (ELISA)

Test Code: 2095
CPT: 83516
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



Transthyretin (Pre-Albumin)

Test Code: 889
CPT: 84324
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 tube within 60 minutes of draw. Avoid hemolysis. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



TRAZODONE

Test Code: 64
CPT: 80299
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube. Collect specimen 12 hours after the last dose following a minimum of 5 days on trazodone. SST TUBE OR HEMOLYZED SPECIMEN IS NOT ACCEPTABLE. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



TREE ALLERGY PANEL, IMMUNOCAP REGION 1(CT,MA,ME,NH,NJ,NY)

Test Code: 2843MD
CPT: 86003, 82785
Preferred Specimen: SST X 2
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED x 2
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml per tube
Memo: INCLUDES: MAPLE(BOX ELDER)(t1), BIRCH(t3), ELM(t8), COTTONWOOD(t14), WHITE ASH(t15), HAZEL NUT TREE(t4), BEECH(t5) IGE,OAK(t7) IGE, WALNUT TREE(t10) IGE, SYCAMORE(t11)IGE, WILLOW(t12) IGE, WHITE PINE(t16) IGE, HICKORY/PECAN TREE(t22) IGE. Collect 2 SST or 2 plain, red-top tubes. 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.



TRICHINELLA ,IGG AB (ELISA)

Test Code: 1922
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain-Red top tube. SST TUBES ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen at room temp.



TRICYCLIC ANTIDEPRESSANTS SCREEN(QUAL), URINE

Test Code: 2693MD
CPT: 81003, 82570, 83986, G0434
Preferred Specimen: URINE CUP
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 5 ml
Memo: Collect 20ml random urine in a plastic leak-proof container. Refrigerate specimen.



TRICYCLIC LEVEL

Test Code: 1107
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: ROYAL BLUE NO ADDITIVE TUBE
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 4 ml
Memo: Collect 1 plain, red-top tube or 1 royal blue no additive tube. Collect specimen as trough or at least 12 hours after last dose. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated.



TRIGLYCERIDES

Test Code: 288
CPT: 84478
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 2 ml
Memo: Submit 1 SST tube. Draw specimen following an overnight (12-14 hour) fast. Patient must not consume any alcohol for 24 hours before the specimen is drawn. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimen to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge SST tube within 60 minutes of draw. Store specimen refrigerated.



TROPONIN I

Test Code: 3032LC
CPT: 84484
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED TUBE
Alternative Specimen:
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Plain, Red-top tube or 1 SST tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow specimens to clot(30 minutes). Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into a plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Store specimen refrigerated. Serum is only stable 2 days refrigerated.



TROPONIN-T

Test Code: 2559MD
CPT: 84484
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 2ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST tube or 1 Lavender-top tube. Avoid hemolysis. Allow SST tube to clot(30 minutes). Gently invert Lavender tube to mix. Centrifuge tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum or plasma into plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Indicate serum or plasma on tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



TRYPANOSOMA IGG

Test Code: 613
CPT: 86753
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.



Tryptase

Test Code: 715
CPT: 83520
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.



TRYPTOPHAN

Test Code: 2752QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: GREEN SODIUM HEP TUBE
Alternative Specimen: LAVENDER
Storage Temp: FROZEN
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 Green Sodium Heparin tube or 1 Lavender top tube from a patient that has been fasting at least 4 hours. Avoid hemolysis. Gently invert tubes to mix. Centrifuge tube immediately. Aliquot plasma into a plastic, leak-proof transfer tube. Freeze specimen immediately.



TSH (ULTRASENS)

Test Code: 1223
CPT: 84443
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.



TSH ANTIBODY

Test Code: 2264
CPT: 83519
Preferred Specimen: PLAIN RED
Alternative Specimen: SST
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 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.



TSH RECEPTOR ABS

Test Code: 219
CPT: 83519
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 tube within 60 minutes of draw. Aliquot serum into plastic leak-proof transfer tube. Please Refrigerate.



TSH W/ REFLEX TO FREE T4

Test Code: 2599MD
CPT: 84443
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.



TSI(Thyroid Stimulating Immunoglobulin)

Test Code: 1035
CPT: 84445
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.



TUNA (f40), IgE

Test Code: 1102
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.



TUNA IgG

Test Code: 2478QN
CPT:
Preferred Specimen: SST
Alternative Specimen: PLAIN RED
Storage Temp: REFRIGERATE
Min-vol: 1 ml
Memo: Collect 1 SST or 1 plain, red-top 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.