Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Caffeine,Serum

Test Name: Caffeine,Serum
Alternate Name(s):  
Laboratory: Toxicology/Special Chemistry
Specimen Type: 6 mL Red top Vacutainer tube
or
4.5 mL Green (Lithium Heparin) top Vacutainer tube
Collection Information: Minimum volume of serum or plasma required is 0.5 mL.

Spin and aliquot serum or plasma and freeze immediately and send to the lab.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800-1600
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: 25-80 µmol/L
Effective Date:  
Revised Date: 2016-01-18
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments:  
Special Processing:  
Comments:  
Method of Analysis: HPLC/MS/MS
Critical Information Required: Please specify if the sample is from an infant.
Storage & Shipment:  
System Codes: 
Cerner
CAFF
 
Referred To:  

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