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Test Code 9619 Ethotoin (Peganone)

Additional Codes

Mayo Test ID
ETHO

Reporting Name

Ethotoin (Peganone)

Performing Laboratory

Medtox Laboratories, Inc.

Specimen Type

Varies


Specimen Required


Submit only 1 of the following specimens

 

Plasma

Draw blood in a green-top (sodium heparin) tube(s), plasma gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 2 mL sodium heparin plasma refrigerated in plastic vial.

 

Serum

Draw in a plain, red-top tube(s), serum gel tube is not acceptable. Spin down and send 2 mL of serum refrigerated in plastic vial.   


Barnes-Jewish Hospital Note:
Call Laboratory Medicine resident at digital pager 314-747-1320 for approval before drawing the specimen.

Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Varies Refrigerated (preferred) 7 days
  Frozen  180 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reference Values

Reference Range: 8.0 - 20.0 ug/mL

 

Please note: The therapeutic range for ethotoin is not well established.

 

Many patients respond well to ethotoin concentrations up to 60 ug/mL.

 

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday

CPT Code Information

80339

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
ETHO Ethotoin (Peganone) 3617-8

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
Z1119 Ethotoin (Peganone) 3617-8

Method Name

Gas Chromatography/Flame Ionization Detection (GC-FID)

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Additional Information:
For BJH Laboratory Use Only
Laboratory Processing Instructions:

BJH Chemistry will forward to the performing laboratory. Do not reject specimen if not received on ice.