AMINO ACID,QUANTITATIVE (AMINO)

Message
Sent to Emory.

Test Code
LAB2152

Alias/See Also
AMINO

CPT Codes
80500, 82139

Preferred Specimen
2 mL plasma

Instructions
Patient should be fasting or 2-4 hour postprandial; please include patient's age, sex, clinical condition, diet and ANY medications.

Transport Container
Plain green top on ice

Transport Temperature
Frozen

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Submitted in gel tube; Received thawed at reference lab.



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.