Pipecolic Acid, Serum
Method Description Describes how the test is performed and provides a method-specific reference
Pipecolic acid is quantitated by a stable isotope dilution method; electron capture negative chemical ionization gas chromatography-mass spectrophotometry of pentafluorobenzyl esters.(Kok RM, Kaster L, de Jong AP, et al: Stable isotope dilution analysis of pipecolic acid in cerebrospinal fluid, plasma, urine and amniotic fluid using electron capture negative ion mass fragmentography. Clin Chim Acta 1987;168:143-152)
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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.
Varies; Batched 2 times per month; 8 a.m.