Test Catalog

Collection and Preparation

In addition to temperature control, some analytes require protection from light to ensure specimen integrity. Mayo Medical Laboratories provides amber-colored tubes for serum and plasma (Supply T192) and urine (Supply T596) specimens. The following tests require specimen light protection.

The following list of tests was accurate on the date updated. Consult the test catalog for current specimen requirements. Click on the column headings to sort the columns.

Last updated 11/16/16

Test ID Test Name
AFBIL Bilirubin, Amniotic Fluid
B6PRO Vitamin B6 Profile (PLP and PA), Plasma
BFBL Bilirubin, Body Fluid
BILI3 Bilirubin, Serum
BILID Bilirubin Direct, Serum
BILIT Bilirubin, Total, Serum
CDP Chlordiazepoxide and Metabolite, Serum
CI Inherited Conjugated Hyperbilirubinemias, 24 Hour, Urine
FBIOT Vitamin B7, H (Biotin)
FCARO Carotene, Beta
FDANT Dantrolene, Serum/Plasma
FEPHD Ephedrine, Serum
FMELT Melatonin
FNIFE Nifedipine, Serum/Plasma
FPAB Vitamin B5 (Pantothenic Acid) Bioassay
FPHNZ Phenelzine, Serum/Plasma
MTHX Methotrexate, Serum
NBILI Neonatal Bilirubin, Serum
PBGU Porphobilinogen, Quantitative, Random, Urine
PLP Pyridoxal 5-Phosphate (PLP), Plasma
PQNRU Porphyrins, Quantitative, Random, Urine
PQNU Porphyrins, Quantitative, 24 Hour, Urine
PTP Porphyrins, Total, Plasma
TDP Thiamine (Vitamin B1), Whole Blood
UBILU Bilirubin, Urine
VITA Vitamin A, Serum
VITB2 Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Plasma
VITC Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Plasma
VITK1 Vitamin K1, Serum