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Gentamicin Trough
Allow tube to fill completely
Alternative name(s)

Lab section Core Lab    
When performed 24 hours / 7 days    
When reported
24 hours / 7 days    
   
LIS code:
GENTAB
EPIC Code:
GENTAMICIN LEVEL TROUGH
Peaks and troughs in drug monitoring
   
Important notes: Pharmacokinetic consult available. Pediatrics may submit 1 microtainer.
Trough levels: drawn immediately before drug is given. Please submit the following: dosage, frequency and time of administration.

Rejection criteria:
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Last revised 10/20/2014