Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)
0081123
Ordering Recommendation
 
Mnemonic
VITA B2
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Performed
Sun, Wed, Fri
Reported
1-6 days  
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
  
Collect
Green (sodium or lithium heparin) or plasma separator tube.  
Specimen Preparation
Protect from light during collection, storage and shipment. Separate plasma from cells within 1 hour of collection. Transfer 1 mL plasma to an ARUP Amber Transport Tube. (Min: 0.5 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
CRITICAL FROZEN. Separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are requested.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Serum, whole blood, or body fluids. EDTA preserved tubes. Non-frozen, hemolyzed, or lipemic specimens.  
Remarks
  
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: Unacceptable; Frozen: 1 month  
Reference Interval
5-50 nmol/L  
Interpretive Data


See Compliance Statement B: www.aruplab.com/CS  
Note
 
CPT Code(s)
84252
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0081124Vitamin B2
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Aliases
  • B2 Vitamin
  • Riboflavin