Phenobarbital, Free and Total, Serum or Plasma
0091551
Ordering Recommendation
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Mnemonic
PHENOBAR
Methodology
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-10 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red or lavender (EDTA).  
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 4 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1.7 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Separator tubes.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 2 weeks; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 2 weeks  
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
80184
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0091548Phenobarbital, Total, Ser/Pla
0091549Phenobarbital, Free, Serum or Plasma
0091550Phenobarbital Bound, Ser/Pla
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Cross References
  • Luminal
Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)