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Test ID: Z2850

5-Flucytosine

  • CPT Code: 82491
  • LOINC: 3639-2
  • Specimen Type: Red nongel
  • Frequency: Setup: Tues, Thurs; analytic time 2 days
  • Instructions: 1.0mL serum from red nongel tube, frozen. Min 0.3mL. Spin down within 2 hours of draw.
  • Text: Most individuals display optimal response to flucytosine when peak serum levels (1-2 hours after oral dosing) are >25.0 mcg/mL. Some infections may require higher concentrations for efficacy. Toxicity is more likely when peak serum concentrations are >100.0 mcg/mL. Peak to be drawn 30 minutes after IV infusion or 60 minutes after IM infusion or oral dose.
  • Methodology: High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

 

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