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Test Code AMIKTM Amikacin, Trough, Serum

Additional Codes

 

MAYO Test ID

TAMIK

EPIC Test ID

LAB2280

 

Useful For

Monitoring adequate clearance of amikacin near the end of a dosing cycle

Method Name

Kinetic Interaction of Microparticles in Solution (KIMS)

Reporting Name

Amikacin, Trough, S

Specimen Type

Serum


Specimen Required


Container/Tube:
Preferred:
Serum gel
Acceptable: Red top
Specimen Volume: 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions:
1. Serum gel tubes should be centrifuged within 2 hours of collection.
2. Red-top tubes should be centrifuged and aliquoted within 2 hours of collection.


Specimen Minimum Volume

0.25 mL

Specimen Stability Information

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Serum Refrigerated (preferred) 14 days
  Frozen  28 days
  Ambient  72 hours

Reject Due To

Hemolysis

Mild OK; Gross reject

Lipemia

NA

Icterus

NA

Other

NA

Reference Values

Trough: <8.0 mcg/mL
Toxic trough: >10.0 mcg/mL

Day(s) and Time(s) Performed

Monday through Sunday; Continuously

Analytic Time

Same day/1 day

Performing Laboratory

Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester

Test Classification

This test has been cleared or approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and is used per manufacturer's instructions. Performance characteristics were verified by Mayo Clinic in a manner consistent with CLIA requirements.

LOINC Code Information

Test ID Test Order Name Order LOINC Value
TAMIK Amikacin, Trough, S 3321-7

 

Result ID Test Result Name Result LOINC Value
TAMIK Amikacin, Trough, S 3321-7

CPT Code Information

80150