ADMA and SDMA may be measured in individuals with multiple risk factors for the development of cardiovascular disease.
1. Gently invert 5X (DO NOT SHAKE!).
2. Let blood clot for 30 min. at room temperature.
3. Centrifuge for 10 min.
4. Store and transport refrigerated.
Fasting is recommended but not required
Reported (Analytical Time)
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Reject Criteria: Hemolyzed specimens Transport Temperature: Refrigerated Specimen Stability: Room temperature: 1 day Refrigerated: 7 days Frozen (-20 degrees Celsius): 193 days Frozen (-70 degrees Celsius): 193 days
Methodology: Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry