Clobazam, Serum/Plasma

Test Code
30283

CPT Codes
80339

Preferred Specimen
1 mL serum collected in a red-top tube (no gel)

Minimum Volume
0.4 mL

Other Acceptable Specimens

1 mL plasma collected in an: EDTA (lavender-top) tube, or EDTA (pink-top) tube



Instructions
Promptly centrifuge and separate serum or plasma into a plastic screw-capped vial using approved guidelines.

Transport Container

Plastic scew-cap vial



Transport Temperature
Room temperature

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 14 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 60 days

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST)

Methodology
Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC/MS/MS)

Setup Schedule
Set up: Mon-Fri a.m.; Report available: 5 days

Reference Range
See Laboratory Report

Clinical Significance
Therapeutic drug monitoring.

Performing Laboratory
National Medical Services
3701 Welsh Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.