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Test ID BLOD0546 Vancomycin trough

AKA

VANCT

Specimen type/Requirements

Serum or plasma

Specimen Volume

0.5 mL

Stability

2 days refrigerated

Performed Test Frequency

Daily (Monday-Sunday)

Methodology

Flourescence polarization immunoassay (FPIA)

Performing Lab

Chemistry Department Sanford Bismarck

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Instructions

Draw specimen immediately prior to next dose.

Minimum Volume

0.2 mL

Container Type

Serum (red) gel or lithium heparin (green) gel

CPT

80202

Interfering Substances

Hemolysis→1000
Icterus→17
Lipemia→1200