Homocysteine

Specimen Serum
Container Type Red Top Tube

Stability 14 days
Turnaround Time 3-6 days
Methodology Enzymatic
Reference Range See patient report
Transport Temp Refrigerate 2°-8°C
Instructions Refrigerate specimen for 30 minutes after collection. Centrifuge immediately after complete clot formation has taken place.

Do NOT place in an ice bath as freezing may prevent the barrier gel from adequately separating serum from cells.

CPT Code 83090