Acetaminophen (Tylenol) [201]

For Specimen Integrity during Extreme Weather see the “Lockbox Usage in Extreme Weather” document at the top of this page.

Test Code

Alias/See Also

CPT Codes
80329 (HCPCS: G0480)

Preferred Specimen
1 mL Plasma, Lithium Heparin (Light Green Top Tube)

Avoid hemolysis. Invert a minimum of 5 times then allow to clot in an upright position for 30 minuties.

Transport Container
Light Green Top tube

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (preferred)

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Hemolysis, Lipemia, incorrect specimen type, insufficient sample volume, improper storage conditions, exceeds specimen stability guidelines, contaminated sample.

Homogenous Enzyme Immunoassay Technique

Setup Schedule
Sunday - Saturday

Report Available
1 day

Performing Laboratory
CompuNet Clinical Laboratories, LLC
2308 Sandridge Drive
Moraine, OH 45439

Last Updated: December 7, 2021

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.