Describes the specimen type validated for testing
Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing
This is a Miscellaneous Referral Test. For specific requirements, please refer to the referred tests list under the catalog tab on the MCL Website (external) or the Referral Catalog (CRM) (internal). If unable to find the correct test, request forms, or specimen requirements, contact Customer Service at 1-800-533-1710 or 6-5700.
NOTE: Provide when ordering
1. Test name
2. Performing lab code
3. Specimen Type
4. Required consent and/or requisitions form including patient specific information, i.e. consent forms, clinical information, family history. Please contact Customer Service at 1-800-533-1710 or 6-5700 for required forms.
Specimen Minimum Volume
Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory
Reject Due To
Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected
| Specimens other than || Varies |
| Anticoagulants other than || NA |
| Hemolysis || NA |
| Lipemia || NA |
| Icteric || NA |
Specimen Stability Information
Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included
Describes reference intervals and additional information for interpretation of test results. May include intervals based on age and sex when appropriate. Intervals are Mayo-derived, unless otherwise designated. If an interpretive report is provided, the reference value field will state this.
Vary with test requested.
Test Setup Resources
Test setup information contains test file definition details to support order and result interfacing between Mayo Clinic Laboratories and your Laboratory Information System.
Excel | Pdf
SI Sample Reports
International System (SI) of Unit reports are provided for a limited number of tests. These reports are intended for international account use and are only available through MayoLINK accounts that have been defined to receive them.
SI Normal Reports |
SI Abnormal Reports