Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CITRIC S
Methodology

Quantitative Spectrophotometry/Enzymatic

Performed

Varies

Reported

3-8 days

New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Plain red. Also acceptable: Green (sodium heparin), lavender (EDTA), or white (potassium EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 2 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen.

Unacceptable Conditions

Room temperature specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 18 days; Frozen: 1 month

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

82507

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0080011 Citric Acid, Serum or Plasma 2127-9
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Aliases
  • Citrate
Citric Acid, Serum or Plasma

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