Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Diagnosis of vitamin C deficiency.
0.4 - 2.0 mg/dL
- Ascorbic Acid
- VITAMIN C (ASCORBIC ACID)
Must be collected at a UH or Taubman draw station due to handling requirements
Specimen must be drawn at a UH/Taubman drawn station due to requiring spinning in a refrigerated centrifuge immediately.
Fasting specimen. Place on ice and deliver to lab immediately. Centrifuge at 4 degrees C. Protect specimen from light.
Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories.