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Test Code BLOD1284 Fentanyl, Serum

Additional Codes

Mayo Test Code: FENTS

Useful For

Monitoring fentanyl therapy

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Specimen Type

Serum Red


Specimen Required


Container/Tube: Red top

Submission Container/Tube: Plastic vial

Specimen Volume: 2.3 mL

Collection Instructions:

1. Spin down and remove serum from red blood cells within 2 hours of draw.

2. Aliquot serum to submission container.


Specimen Minimum Volume

1.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Red Frozen (preferred) 28 days
  Refrigerated  14 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reference Values

Not applicable

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Wednesday; 8 a.m.

Test Classification

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements. This test has not been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

CPT Code Information

80354

G0480 (if appropriate)

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross OK

Lipemia

Mild OK; Gross OK

Icterus

Mild OK; Gross OK

Other

Serum gel tube

Method Name

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