Days Set Up
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Analytic Time

8 hours

MiChart Code
Levetiracetam (Keppra), Serum
Soft Order Code
LEVTM

Test Updated:

Synonyms

Keppra
LEVE
Levetiracetam, S

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Test Overview

Test Methodology

Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Test Usage

Therapeutic drug monitoring of levetiracetam.

Reference Range

3.0 - 60.0 mcg/mL

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Specimen Requirements

Offsite Collection Instructions

Collect specimen in a red top tube; do not use SST tube. Centrifuge, aliquot serum into a plastic vial and refrigerate.

Red Top Tube
Normal Volume
1.0 mL serum
Minimum Volume
0.3 mL serum

Billing Information

CPT Code
80177
Pro Fee Code
 
Insurance Auth Info
 
LOINC
30471-7

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Our High Standard

Quality that sets us apart

As the reference laboratory division of Michigan Medicine's Department of Pathology, MLabs shares the institution's commitment to applying established quality principles to clinical laboratory testing. Like other large organizations in complex, consequential fields, we rely on an established approach to monitor quality throughout the testing process.