Method Description Describes how the test is performed and provides a method-specific reference
See individual test IDs.
Day(s) and Time(s) Test Performed Outlines the days and times the test is performed. This field reflects the day and time the sample must be in the testing laboratory to begin the testing process and includes any specimen preparation and processing time required before the test is performed. Some tests are listed as continuously performed, which means assays are performed several times during the day.
Monday through Friday
Specimen Retention Time Outlines the length of time after testing that a specimen is kept in the laboratory before it is discarded
7 days for plasma, 1 month for whole blood
Performing Laboratory Location The location of the laboratory that performs the test