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pipecolic acid
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. 
Minimum Volume: 2 mL 
Handling Instructions for Offsite Areas: Allow to clot, centrifuge for 20 minutes, 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: NA 
CPT Code(s): 82543 
LCD or NCD:  
Methodology Used: R
See Addendum XVII

Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY, 12208
Date: 05/24/2016
Time: 05:59:06 (24hr)