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93917: Neopterin, Serum Print View
Neopterin, Serum EIA  < 2.5  ng/mL 

PRIMARY
1 Serum Foil Wrapped 0.8 (0.3) mL   Frozen - 6 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 72 Hour(s)  
ALTERNATE
  Plasma EDTA Foil Wrapped 0.8 (0.3) mL   Frozen - 6 Month(s)/Refrigerated - 72 Hour(s)  

Increased levels of neopterin are found during impaired renal function and viral infections in transplant patients. Elevated levels are also indicators for conditions related to impaired cellular immunity.

If tube other than a gel-barrier tube is used, transfer separated
serum or plasma to a plastic amber/protected from light transport
tube.
Setup Schedule
Thursday

Reported (Analytical Time)
3 days

CPT Code
83520

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
Transport Temperature: Refrigerated Reject Criteria: Not light protected






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