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Test ID BLOD0032 Quinidine, Serum

Useful For

Assessing and adjusting dosage for optimal therapeutic level

 

Assessing toxicity

Specimen Type

Serum Red


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: Red top

Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL

Collection Instructions: Red-top tubes should be centrifuged and aliquoted within 2 hours of collection.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

NA

Other

Serum gel tube

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Red Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  28 days
  Ambient  14 days

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday; Continuously

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Method Name

Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in Solution (KIMS)

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Clinic Laboratories in Rochester

CPT Code Information

80194

Reporting Name

Quinidine, S

Reference Values

Therapeutic: 2.0-5.0 mcg/mL

Critical value: ≥6.0 mcg/mL

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.
Sanford Laboratories - Fargo Additional Information:

SANFORD INTERFACE BUILD INFORMATION

Result Code Result Code Description
3457 Quindine