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Test Compendium

6020: BILE ACIDS, FRACTIONATED LCMS

Test Code

  • 6020

Test Synonym

  • Bile Acids, Fractionated, Serum

Minimum Volume

  • 1 mL

Specimen Requirements

  • Serum Or Plasma

Container

  • Serum Separator Tube, Plain Red Top Tube, Green Top Tube, Transfer Tube- Plasma, Lavender Top Tube, Transfer Tube- Serum

Storage

  • Frozen

Turn Around Time

  • 6 days

CPT Codes

  • 82542
    *The CPT codes provided are based on AMA guidelines and are provided for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the responsibility of the billing entity. Please direct any questions regarding the CPT coding to the payer being billed.

Special Instructions

  • 1 mL SERUM OR PLASMA only stable 3 days refrigerated, ship frozen

Additional Information

  • Serum/plasma must be separated from cells within two hours of venipuncture. Transfer serum/plasma to a plastic transport tube before freezing.

Specimen Stability

  • AMBIENT: 1 day REFRIGERATED: 3 days FROZEN: 14 days