SIROLIMUS, WHOLE BLOOD

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: SIROLM
UPHSM LIS Test #:
Schedule:
Testing Time: 3-4 DAYS
Testing Lab: Labcorp

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 3mL
Temperature: Ambient
Tube Type: Lavender-top EDTA
Collection Info:
Specimen:  WHOLE BLOOD

Collection:  Trough: 30 minutes to one hour before next oral dose.

Specimen Acceptability

PATIENT PREPARATION:  Trough levels are most reproducible.


CAUSES FOR REJECTION:  Clotted specimen.

Methods

Liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry (LC/MS-MS)

Clinical Utilities

Monitor immunosuppressive therapy following organ transplant

CPT Codes

80195

* The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding
is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payer being billed.

Reference Range

3.0−20.0 ng/mL