Recommendations when to order or not order the test. May include related or preferred tests.
Unique test identifier.
Process(es) used to perform the test.
Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Days of the week the test is performed.
Expected turnaround time for a result, beginning when ARUP has received the specimen.
New York DOH Approval Status
Indicates test has been approved by the New York State Department of Health.
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Plain red. Also acceptable: Green (sodium heparin).
Separate from cells ASAP or within one hour of collection. Transfer 2 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube and freeze immediately. (Min: 0.5 mL) Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.
Severely hemolyzed or thawed specimens.
Include drug dose amount, frequency, method and date and time of last dose prior to draw on requisition form.
Normal range/expected value(s) for a specific disease state. May also include abnormal ranges.
Background information for test. May include disease information, patient result explanation, recommendations, details of testing, associated diseases, explanation of possible patient results.
Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory
Additional information related to the test.
If the exact time of both the dose and the blood draw are not accurately recorded, accurate interpretation of the concentration will not be possible.
The American Medical Association Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes published in ARUP's Laboratory Test Directory are provided for informational purposes only. The codes reflect our interpretation of CPT coding requirements based upon AMA guidelines published annually. CPT codes are provided only as guidance to assist clients with billing. ARUP strongly recommends that clients confirm CPT codes with their Medicare administrative contractor, as requirements may differ. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. ARUP Laboratories assumes no responsibility for billing errors due to reliance on the CPT codes published.
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Other names that describe the test. Synonyms.
Antimicrobial Level - Streptomycin by HPLC, Serum or Plasma