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  • Gentamicin

    Test Name:Gentamicin  
    Epic Order Code:Peak:LAB28 
     Random:LAB27 
     Trough:LAB26 
    CPT Code:80170  
    Specimen(s) Type:Serum   
    Acceptable Container(s):
    Testing Schedule:24 hrs/day, 7 days/week
    Turn Around Time:STAT: 1 hour  
     Routine: 2 hours  
    Collection Information:No special patient preparation is required. Obtain specimen by standard collection procedures.
    Transport Information:Deliver to lab immediately. All specimens must be signed into the laboratory.
    Reference Clients:If unable to deliver to the lab within 1 hour, centrifuge the specimen and remove serum from the red cells. Store and transport at 2-8° C. Specimen must be received in the lab within 24 hours.
    Causes for Rejection:Improperly labeled, incorrect container, contaminated, insufficient quantity, incorrect/delay in transport.
    Reference Range:Peak: 6.0-10.0 µg/mL
     Trough: 0.5-2.0 µg/mL
     Critical, Peak & Random: >12.0 µg/mL
     Critical, Trough: >2.1 µg/mL
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