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Test Directory

Specimen Required: Serum OR plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum OR plasma
Specimen Container: "Red-top tube, lavender-top (EDTA) tube OR green-top (heparin) tube. DO NOT USE A GEL-BARRIER TUBE. The use of gel-barrier tubes is not recommended due to slow absorption of the drug by the gel. Depending on the specimen volume and storage time, the decrease in drug level due to absorption may be clinically significant."
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�14 days
Specimen Required: 10 mL urine submitted in a plastic, leak-proof urine container
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Sterile plastic screw cap urine container
Specimen Volume: 10mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: N/A
Specimen Container: Royal Blue top Serum
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum OR plamsa
Alternate Specimen: Serum OR plamsa
Specimen Container: Red-top tube, gel-barrier tube OR lavender-top (EDTA) tube
Specimen Volume: 0.8 mL
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�Not Available
Specimen Required: Aliquot of 24 hour Urine
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: 24 hour Urine Container
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days�Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 60 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Gel-barrier tube or red-top tube
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 3 mL
Specimen Stability: Maintain specimen at room temperature Stability: Room temperature (preferred) up to 5 days Frozen up to 1 year
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Container: Red Top, No Gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 2 Days �Refrigerated: 1 Week �Frozen: 1 Month
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Container: Red Top, No Gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temp: 2 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 DAYS�Frozen: 1 YEAR
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�14 days
Specimen Required: Serum, FROZEN
Alternate Specimen: "Serum, FROZEN"
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�14 days
Specimen Required: "Whole blood, amniotic fluid, chorionic villus sample (CVS) (submission of maternal blood is required for fetal testing), OR LabCorp buccal swab kit (buccal swab collection kit contains instructions for the use of a buccal swab)"
Alternate Specimen: "Whole blood, amniotic fluid, chorionic villus sample (CVS) (submission of maternal blood is required for fetal testing), OR LabCorp buccal swab kit (buccal swab collection kit contains instructions for the use of a buccal swab)"
Specimen Container: "Lavender-top (EDTA) tube, yellow-top (ACD) tube, sterile plastic conical tube or two confluent T-25 flasks for fetal testing, OR LabCorp buccal swab kit"
Specimen Volume: "7 mL whole blood, 10 mL amniotic fluid, 20 mg CVS, OR LabCorp buccal swab kit"
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�Not Available
Specimen Required: Pharyngeal specimen collected with APTIMA(R) unisex collection swab and submitted in the APTIMA(R) swab specimentransport tube
Alternate Specimen: Gen-Probe(R) APTIMA(R) swab specimen transport tube
Specimen Container: Gen-Probe(R) APTIMA(R) swab specimen transport tube
Specimen Volume: One swab (pharyngeal)
Specimen Stability: Maintain specimen at room temperature or refrigerate (2 degrees C to 30 degrees C).
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: BD container, ThinPrep, Orange aptima, Unisex aptima
Specimen Container: Sterile, screw-cap container
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Urine �Room temperature: 30 days �Refrigerated: 30 days �Frozen: 6 months �Swab �Room temperature: 60 days �Refrigerated: 60 days �Frozen: 6 months
Specimen Required: Urine or endocervical, urethral, or vaginal swab
Alternate Specimen: BD container
Specimen Container: Swab
Specimen Volume: 2 ml
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: BD container, ThinPrep, Orange aptima, Unisex aptima
Specimen Container: Sterile, screw-cap container
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Urine �Room temperature: 30 days �Refrigerated: 30 days �Frozen: 6 months �Swab �Room temperature: 60 days �Refrigerated: 60 days �Frozen: 6 months
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Gel-barrier tube or red-top tube
Specimen Container: Gel-barrier tube or red-top tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Frozen 1year
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2 mL
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�Not Available
Specimen Required: Serum OR plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum OR plasma
Specimen Container: "Red-top tube OR green-top (heparin) tube. DO NOT USE A GEL-BARRIER tube. The use of gel-barrier tubes is not recommended due to slow absorption of the drug by the gel. Depending on the specimen volume and storage time, the decrease in drug level due to absorption may be clinically significant."
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Green sodium heparin or Lavender top
Specimen Container: Red Top, No Gel
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Green sodium heparin or Lavender top
Specimen Container: Red Top, No Gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum OR plasma
Alternate Specimen: Red-top tube OR green-top (heparin) tube. DO NOT USE A GEL-BARRIER tube.
Specimen Container: Red-top tube OR green-top (heparin) tube. DO NOT USE A GEL-BARRIER tube.
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Freeze 14 days�Room 14 days �Refrigerator 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum or plasma
Alternate Specimen: Red-top tube or green-top (heparin) tube. Do not use a gel-barrier tube.
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or green-top (heparin) tube. Do not use a gel-barrier tube.
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature 14 days�Refrigerated 14 days�Frozen 14 days
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: Lavender top
Specimen Container: Green top or Royal blue
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen (-20 �C): 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�3 months
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: "Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: "Plasma with Trasylol(R), FROZEN"
Alternate Specimen: "Plasma with Trasylol(R), FROZEN"
Specimen Container: "Lavender-top (EDTA) tube, (chilled)"
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Unstable�Unstable�7 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Gray top tube
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 4 days�Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: 24 hour Urine
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: 24 hour Urine Container
Specimen Volume: 25mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days �Refrigerated: 30 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube or Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Gray Top.
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 72 hours �Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: 2 Serum Separator Tubes
Specimen Container: 2 Gray top tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Container: Gray Top Tube
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 72 hours �Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Container: 3 Gray top tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Container: Grey top tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: 4 Serum Separator Tubes
Specimen Container: 4 Gray top tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: 5 Serum Separator Tubes
Specimen Container: 5 Gray Top Tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: 6 Serum Separator Tubes
Specimen Container: 6 Gray top tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: 7 Serum Separator Tubes
Specimen Container: 7 Gray top tubes
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days�Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: 24 hr Urine
Specimen Container: Sterile screw cap container
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours preserved specimen �Refrigerated: 24 hours unpreserved pediatric specimen
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel, Serum Separator tube
Specimen Container: Gray Top Tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours �Refrigerated: 72 hours �Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Any fresh body fluid
Alternate Specimen: Any fresh body fluid
Specimen Container: Sterile container
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�14 days
Specimen Required: Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
Alternate Specimen: N/A
Specimen Container: Clean sterile tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Refrigerate
Specimen Required: CSF
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Plastic screw-cap vial
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: Unacceptable �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Lavender top (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: Whole blood
Specimen Container: Two lavender-top (EDTA) tubes; or one green-top (heparin) tube AND one lavender-top (EDTA) tube; or one yellow-top (ACD) tube AND one lavender-top (EDTA) tube
Specimen Volume: 8 mL (4 mL in each of two tubes)
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�Not Available
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: Whole blood
Specimen Container: Yellow-top ACD-B tube (acid citrate dextrose) or yellow-top ACD-A tube
Specimen Volume: 500 uL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�7 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2 mL
Specimen Stability: 14 days�14 days�3 months
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: No aletrnative specimen
Specimen Container: Green top Lithium heparin
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Specimen, any source. Air-dried smear
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Swab specimens
Specimen Volume: 1 slide
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 2 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days �Refrigerated: 14 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: "Red Top, No gel"
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: "Red Top, No gel"
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum
Specimen Container: Red-top tube or gel-barrier tube
Specimen Volume: 0.2 mL
Specimen Stability: Not Available�Not Available�Not Available
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 Days�Refrigerated: 14 Days�Frozen: 30 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 Days�Refrigerated: 14 Days�Frozen: 30 Days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top
Specimen Container: Serum Separator tube
Specimen Volume: 2 ml
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 8 hours �Refrigerated: 24 hours �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days �Refrigerated: 7 days �Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Stool
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: White top cup
Specimen Volume: 40ml
Specimen Stability: refrigirated
Specimen Required: TninPrep
Alternate Specimen: SurePath Kit
Specimen Container: ThinPrep kit
Specimen Volume: 15 mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 14 days Refrigerated: 21 days�Frozen: 90 days
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