Acyclovir, Urine

Test Code
72057

CPT Codes
80299

Preferred Specimen
1 mL random urine submitted in a plastic, leak-proof container

Minimum Volume
0.201 mL

Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 30 days
Refrigerated: 30 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Setup Schedule
Set up: Thurs a.m.; Report available: 5 days

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Clinical Significance
Acyclovir is commonly used in the treatment of herpes simplex virus (HSV).

Performing Laboratory
NMS Labs
200 Welsh Rd
Horsham, PA 19044



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