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Lonic Code

 

Test Name

Acetaminophen

Synonyms

Tylenol

Test Consists

 

Specimen Requirements

4.0 mL blood

Volume and Container

Gold SST tube; red or gold microtainer acceptable

Storage and Transport

 

Critical Values

Toxic level:

>= 150 mcg/mL four hours after ingestion

>50 mcg/mL twelve hours after ingestion

Causes for Rejection

Wrong container; improper labeling; insufficient volume

Turn Around Time

Routine: 2 - 3 hrs.;

Urgent/Emergent: 1 hr.

Availability

 

CPT / HCPCS Code

82003

Medicare Fee

 

Comments

 

Row Stamp

17,219,350

Last Updated

10/07/2003 10:59:27

Volume

 

Minimum Volume

1 full gold microtainer

Indications

 

Professional Fee

 

Tech Charge

 

Total Fee

 

Special Instructions

 

Lab

Core Laboratory,  BI-2023, 706-721-2876

Schedule

24/7/365

Request Form

Frequently Requested Tests requisition. Indicate medical necessity.

Methodology

 

Patient Prep

 

Post Processing

 

Collection Guidelines

 

Reference Range

Therapeutic range: 10 - 30 mcg/mL

Limitations and Contraindications

Low reportable limit: < 10 mcg/mL

Interpretation

 

Additional Information

Half life: 2 - 3 hrs.

CPOE Test Name

Aceta Lvl or Acetaminophen Lvl

Status

1

AUDIT_DEL

 

Attachments

Created at 9/8/2014 5:56 PM by Bradshaw, Keir
Last modified at 12/2/2016 11:09 AM by Thomas, Cecelia