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48088
Plasma

Useful for diagnosis of intravascular coagulation and fibrinolysis (disseminated intravascular coagulation) especially when combined with clinical information and other laboratory test data. Also useful for excluding the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism or deep vein thrombosis.

Plasma

Lt. Blue (1)



None

None


Tube MUST be filled to line for testing. Freeze within 4 hours of draw.

FREEZE (30 Days)


Coagulometric/Turbidimetric

85379

Dimer

Useful for the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of hyperandrogenism (in conjunction with measurements of other sex steroids) or as an adjunct in the diagnosis of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH). DHEA/DHEA-S measurements play a secondary role to the measurements of cortisol/cortisone, 17 alpha-hydroxyprogesterone, and androstenedione.

Serum

Red (1)



None

None


Fasting Preferred (12 HR)

REFRIGERATE (7 Days)

8 Days

Liquid Chromatography - Tandem Mass Spectrometry

82626

Dehydroepiandrosterone, DHEA Unconjugated

Useful for diagnosis and differential diagnosis of hyperandrogenism (in conjunction with measurements of other steroids), and as an adjunct in the diagnosis of congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Useful in the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of premature adrenarche.

Serum

SST (1)



Plasma

Green (1)

Allow SST tube to clot for at least 15 minutes post-draw. Centrifuge unopened collection tube(s) for 15 minutes to separate serum from red cells. Submit unopened collection tube(s).


REFRIGERATE (7 Days)


CMIA

82627

Dehydroepiandrosterone Sulfate, DHEA S0(4) Sulfate, DHEAS, DHEA-S


Serum

Red (1)



Plasma

EDTA (1)



REFRIGERATE (14 Days)

4 Days

High Performance Liquid Chromatography

80335, G0480

Desipramine, Norpramin, Tricyclic Antidepressants (TCA)
48471
Serum

Useful for monitoring digoxin therapy.

Serum

Red (1)



Plasma

EDTA (1)



REFRIGERATE (10 Days)

6 Days

Immunoassay

80162

Lanoxin

Useful in the assessment of an antibody response to tetanus and diphtheria toxoid vaccines, which should be performed at least 3 weeks after immunization. Aids in the evaluation of immunodeficiency.

Serum

SST (1)



None

None


Pour off within 2 hours.

REFRIGERATE (14 Days)

8 Days

Quantitative Multiplex Bead Assay

86317 x2

Anti-tetanus toxoid, C. tetani, Clostridium tetani, Corynebacterium diphtheriae Antitoxin, Diphtheria Antitoxoid, Tetanus Immune Response, Tetanus toxoid antibodies
48091
Serum

Useful for evaluation of jaundice and liver functions.

Serum

SST (1)



Plasma

EDTA (1)

Allow SST tube to clot for at least 15 minutes post-draw. Centrifuge unopened collection tube(s) for 15 minutes to separate serum from red cells. Submit unopened collection tube(s).


REFRIGERATE (7 Days)


Diazo Reaction

82248

D-BIL, DBIL
48092
Whole Blood

Useful for demonstrating in vivo coating of RBCs with IgG or the complement component C3d in the following settings: autoimmune hemolytic anemia, hemolytic transfusion reactions, or drug-induced hemolytic anemia.

Whole Blood

Pink (1)



None

EDTA (1)


Send in original container.

RT (48 Hours)


Gel technology

86880

Coombs Antibody Test, Coombs Antibodies
48380
Serum

Useful for the diagnosis and monitoring of autoimmune diseases, specifically Lupus.

Serum

SST (1)



None

None

Allow SST tube to clot for at least 15 minutes post-draw. Centrifuge unopened collection tube(s) for 15 minutes to separate serum from red cells. Submit unopened collection tube(s).


REFRIGERATE (72 Hours)

4 Days

Enzyme Immunoassay

86225

Anti-DNA, Anti-ds (Anti-Double Stranded) DNA, ANTI-dsDNA ANTIBODY, Antibody to ds-DNA, Antibody to Native DNA (n-DNA), Connective Tissue Disease Activity Assessment, Connective Tissue Disease Autoantibody Panel, DNA Double Stranded (ds-DNA) Antibody, Double Stranded DNA, ds-DNA Antibody, Autoantibodies to Double Stranded (ds)DNA, Native Anti-DNA, Native DNA, SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
48417
Serum

Useful for demonstration of acute or recent streptococcal infection using anti-DNase B titer.

Serum

SST (1)



None

None


Pour off within 2 HR of collection.

REFRIGERATE (14 Days)

8 Days

Quantitative Nephelometry

86215

ADB (Antideoxyribonuclease B), Anti-Dnase B, Anti-Hyaluronidase, Antideoxyribonuclease, DNA Streptococcal Antibody, DNase-B, Hyaluronidase, Streptococcal Antibodies
48209
Urine

Useful as a rapid screening for preliminary qualitative results of multiple drugs and drug metabolites including: Amphetamines, Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Cannabinoids, Cocaine Metabolites, Phencyclidine, Morphine, Methamphetamine, Methadone, Oxycodone,

Urine

Sterile Container (1)



None

None



RT (72 Hours)


Lateral Flow Chromatographic Immunoassay

80305, G0480

Drug Test, Drug Abuse, Drug Screen, Urine Toxicology, Drugs of Abuse

Although urine is the specimen of choice for drug screening, a serum drug screen can be performed when a urine specimen is unavailable (autopsy, dialysis patient).

Serum

Red (2)



Plasma

EDTA (1)



REFRIGERATE (14 Days)

4 Days

Enzyme-Multiplied Immunoassay Technique High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

80307, 80377, G0481

Drug Test, Drug Abuse, Drug Screen, Serum Toxicology, Drugs of Abuse