Test Overview
Test Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Test Usage

Therapeutic drug monitoring

Test Details
Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

5 - 7 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR
Synonyms
  • Diamox
  • ACZS
  • ACETAZOLAMIDE, SERUM
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo Wild 86 (ZW86) (NMS 0050SP)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top, EDTA lavender top or pink top tube; do not use SST or PST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum or plasma into a plastic vial, and refrigerate.

Alternate Specimen
EDTA lavender top or pink top tube are also acceptable
Normal Volume
1 mL serum or plasma
Minimum Volume
0.2 mL serum or plasma
Storage Temperature
Refrigerated preferred, frozen acceptable
Rejection Criteria
SST or PST tubes not acceptable.
Additional Information

Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by NMS Labs.

Billing
CPT Code
80375
Fee Code
AA229