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93208: ION™ Profile NY, Blood/Urine Print View
Result HPLC     

PRIMARY
1 Serum 9 (9) mL   Frozen - 7 Day(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Whole Blood EDTA 3 (2.5) mL   Room Temperature - 48 Hour(s)  
  Urine   Frozen - 7 Day(s)  
  Plasma EDTA Trace Metal 3 (2.5) mL   Frozen - 7 Day(s)  
  Amber Tube   Frozen - 7 Day(s)  

Blood Collection for Non-Pediatric:
1. Write patient's first and last name, date of birth, gender and
date of collection on the Test Requisition Form (located in the
pouch on top of the Specimen Collection Kit Box), as well as on all
tube(s) and/or vial(s), using a permanent marker.
*IMPORTANT: To ensure accurate test results, you MUST provide the
requested information.
2. Freeze the ice packets
3. Red/gray top serum separator tubes and red top amber transfer
tubes
- Draw the 3 red/gray top serum separator tubes.
- Place upright in a rack at room temperature for 20 to 30 minutes
to clot blood.
- Centrifuge the red/gray top serum separator tubes for 15 minutes.
The serum must be free of hemolysis or red blood cells.
- Pipette 2 mL serum, using a fresh disposable pipette, from each of
the red/gray top serum separator tubes into the 3 red top amber
transfer tubes. *if #0030 was ordered, add 1 ml additional serum into
2 of the 3 red top amber transfer tubes. Cap each tube tightly.
- Freeze the red top amber transfer tubes.
4. Royal-blue top Na-EDTA tube, trace mineral free
- Draw the royal-blue top Na-EDTA tube completely.
- Invert the tube gently 15 times immediately after the blood draw.
- Leave the tube at room temperature. Do not centrifuge or
transfer.
5. Lavender top EDTA tube and lavender top clear transfer tube
- Draw the lavender top EDTA tube completely.
- Invert the lavender top EDTA tube 10 times to mix the EDTA with
the blood.
- Centrifuge immediately for 15 minutes. The plasma must be free of
hemolysis or red blood cells.
- Remove the lavender top EDTA tube after centrifuging; DO NOT
INVERT THE TUBE.
- Pipette plasma, using a fresh disposable pipette, 2.5 - 3 ml to
the lavender top clear transfer tube.
- Freeze the lavender top clear transfer tube.

Blood Collection for Pediatric:
1. Write patient's first and last name, date of birth, gender and
date of collection on the Test Req
Setup Schedule
Wednesday

Reported (Analytical Time)
21 days

CPT Codes
82010,83825,83655,82300,82175,84630,82525,82310,84132,83735,84255,82108,84392,83789,84378,82570,83605,84210,83497,84585,83150,82507,83918,84590,84446,82380,83090,82491x2,82306,82139,82726

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.

Notes
For non-New York patient testing, please refer to test code S48320 - Lipid Peroxides Serum Setup Days: Varies Specimen for Non-Pediatric: Serum 9 mL (3 tubes, 3 mL each), frozen; Plasma, 2.5 - 3 mL, frozen; Whole Blood, room temperature; Overnight Urine, 12 mL, frozen Specimen for Pediatric: Serum 6 mL (3 tubes, 2 mL each), frozen; Plasma, 2.5 - 3 mL, frozen; Whole Blood, room temperature; Overnight Urine, 12 mL, frozen Patient preparation for Non-Pediatric: - It is best to ship the specimen within 24 hours of collection. Please refer to the enclosed shipping instructions before you collect to determine the days that the specimen can be shipped. - Please check to make sure the patient has fasted prior to drawing blood. Patient preparation for Pediatric: - It is best to ship the specimen within 48 hours of collection. Please refer to the enclosed shipping instructions before you collect to determine the days that the specimen can be shipped. - Please check to make sure the patient has fasted prior to drawing blood. - Note: The total volume of blood necessary to be drawn is approximately 22 ml *(26 ml if ordering #0030). Children weighing less than 40 pounds may require multiple blood draws. Please discuss this with the guardian before they schedule the blood draw. Information on multiple blood draws for pediatric patients is available on our website at www.metametrix.com or call client services at 800-221-4640.






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