Avoid exposure to gadolinium or iodine based contrast media for 96 hours prior to sample collection. Do not use disinfectants containing iodine, such as Betadine®, during venipuncture. Drugs, nutritional supplements, vitamins, and minerals containing iodine may result in elevated findings. Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a deionized water rinsed plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Plasma: Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA), Serum: Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; No additive)
The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA
Guidelines and are for informational purposes only. NMS Labs
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Reliance on the CPT Codes listed in this document.
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