PIPECOLIC ACID

Synonyms:
Computer Code: (RPIPE)
Specimen Collection: 4 mL blood (red or gold top tube). Adults should be fasting. Children should be fasting for 4 hours. Send to special chemistry immediately. Genetic consent required (See Test Requisitions and Consents #6)
Minimum Volume: 2 mL
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge, remove serum, freeze within 45 minutes or collection. Min 1 mL serum.
Reference Values: See reference laboratory report.
Lab Code: CC REF
Requisition: SPEC C
Test Frequency: NA
Routine TAT: 30 days
Stat TAT: N/A
CPT Code(s): 82542
LCD or NCD:
Methodology Used:
See Addendum XVII