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|Methodology:||Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS-MS)|
Collect: Red Top Tube - 0.5 ml serum .
Specimen Preparation: Allow specimen to clot completely at room temperature . Separate serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection. Storage/Transport Temperature: Refrigerated.
Stability: After separation of cells: Refrigerated: 1 week , Frozen: 1 month Remark: Specify age and sex on test request.
Reject Criteria: Received room temperature, Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
NOTE: * This test is approved for all states. *
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