Test ID: Z8061
CPT code: 80176
Specimen Type: Serum (no gel only)
Frequency: Setup: Daily: TAT: 1 day
Instructions: 0.5mL serum from red no gel only, refrigerated. SST NOT acceptable. 0.3mL min
Text: Assessing optimal lidocaine dosing during the acute management of ventricular arrhythmias following myocardial infarction or during cardiac manipulation such as surgery.
Methodology: Enzyme-Multiplied Immunoassay Technique (EMIT)