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888-LAB-8082 (888-522-8082)

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info@empirecitylabs.com

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Test Directory

Specimen Required: 24-hour urine
Alternate Specimen: Random urine
Specimen Container: 24-hour urine container
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours@Refrigerated: 8 days@Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: 24-hour urine container
Specimen Container: Sterile leak proof container
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours@Refrigerated: 8 days@Frozen: 14 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Separator Tube
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Frozen: 2 months
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Throat swab in APTIM
Alternate Specimen: Vaginal Swab orange label
Specimen Container: APTIMA transport tube
Specimen Volume: 2ml
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 30 days @Refrigerated: 30 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Serum, frozen
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube (SST), red top tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours, refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 1 year.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Plasma, whole blood
Specimen Container: Gel-barrier tube or red top tube or green top (heparin) tube or lavender top (EDTA) tube (plasma), and a separate lavender top (EDTA) tube (whole blood).
Specimen Volume: 1 mL (serum or plasma); fill tube to capacity (whole blood).
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day; refrigerated: 3 days; frozen: unstable.
Specimen Required: Random Urine
Alternate Specimen: 24 hr Urine
Specimen Container: Plastic urine container
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 7 days Refrigerated : 14 days
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Sterile, leak-proof container
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 7 days Refrigerated : 14 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Culturete swab
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: Amies Swab
Specimen Volume: 1 swab
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours
Specimen Required: Whole Blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: Sodium heparin (green-top) tube
Specimen Volume: 10mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 48 hours @Refrigerated: Unacceptable @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Whole Blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: Lavender Top Tube
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: Unacceptable @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: Endocervical / Urethral/ Vaginal swabBD container, ThinPrep, Orange aptima, Unisex aptima.
Specimen Container: Sterile cup container
Specimen Volume: 2 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 6 months.
Specimen Required: Rectal specimen collected with Aptima® unisex collection swab and submitted in the Aptima® Aptimaswab specimen transport tube
Specimen Container: Gen-Probe® Aptima® swab specimen transport tube
Specimen Volume: 1 swab
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: "Red Top, No gel"""
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Required: Serum or plasma
Specimen Container: Red top tube, gel-barrier tube, or lavender top (EDTA) tube.
Specimen Volume: 0.8 mL
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Whole Blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative speimen
Specimen Container: Lav Top Tube (EDTA)
Specimen Volume: 8mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 10 days@Refrigerated: 10 days@Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Serum separator tube
Specimen Container: Red top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube
Specimen Volume: 0.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 21 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Red top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 0.1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days@Refrigerated: 14 days@Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Whole Blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Green Top, Sodium heparin
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: Unacceptable @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specfications.
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: Whole blood
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen
Specimen Container: Lavender top EDTA
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 6 days @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
Specimen Required: 24-hour urine
Specimen Container: Plastic urine container, no preservative
Specimen Volume: 5 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 14 days.
Specimen Required: Plasma
Specimen Container: Royal blue-top (EDTA) tube
Specimen Volume: 2 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 14 days; refrigerated: 14 days; frozen: 14 days.
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Plasma or whole blood collected in: EDTA (royal blue-top) tube or EDTA (lavender-top) tube
Specimen Container: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 21 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Urine
Specimen Container: Plastic urine container
Specimen Volume: 20 mL
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Lavender or Royal B. EDTA
Specimen Container: Red top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Serum and plasma @ Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 21 days @Frozen: 30 days @Whole blood @ Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 21 days @Frozen: Unacceptable
Specimen Required: 1 Yellow top and 1 Lavender Tube
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: Lavender and Yellow top
Specimen Volume: 10 mL Whole Blood From Yellow top Tube and 5 mL whole bl from Lavender Tube
Specimen Stability: Transport Temperature @Room temperature!!!
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: CSF
Specimen Container: Serum separator tube
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temp: 72 hours@Refrigerated: 40 days@Frozen: 1 year
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Red top tube, serum separator tube (SST)
Specimen Container: Gray top tube
Specimen Volume: 1 mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 24 hours; refrigerated: 72 hours; frozen: unacceptable.
Specimen Required: 24 Hr Urine
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: 24 Hour Urine Container
Specimen Volume: 10mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: Sodium heparin lead-free (tan-top)
Specimen Container: Green top Sodium or Lithium Heparin
Specimen Volume: 2.5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 6 hours @Refrigerated: 6 hours @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: Stool
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: Sterile Urine Container
Specimen Volume: 1g
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: Unacceptable @Refrigerated: 72 hours @Frozen: 21 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Lavender top EDTA, Green top Any
Specimen Container: Red top, No gel
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Nortriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant. Therapeutic drug levels are monitored to assist the physician assessing therapeutic response and to avoid toxicity.
Specimen Required: Urine
Alternate Specimen: 24 hour urine
Specimen Container: Sterile Urine container
Specimen Volume: 3mL
Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 7 days Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: Plasma
Alternate Specimen: PPT, Serum Separator Tube, Red top, No gel
Specimen Container: Lavender Etube DTA
Specimen Volume: 2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 72 hours @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 42 days
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 1mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 7 days @Refrigerated: 14 days @Frozen: 30 days
Specimen Required: URINE(NMP-22 KIT)
Alternate Specimen: No alternative specimen.
Specimen Container: 5mL URINE(NMP-22 KIT)
Specimen Volume: 5mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 4 days (stabilized urine)@Refrigerated: 7 days@Frozen: 56 days
Specimen Required: Vaginal swab
Specimen Container: Aptima® vaginal or unisex swab
Specimen Volume: 1 swab
Specimen Required: Serum
Alternate Specimen: Red Top, No gel
Specimen Container: Serum Seperator Tube (SST)
Specimen Volume: 0.2mL
Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 5 days @Refrigerated: 7 days @Frozen: 28 days
Specimen Required: See individual components for test specifications.
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