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Gentamicin (peak)
Lab code: PKGENT
 
Test Synonyms:
Gentamicin (peak)
 
Lab:
Core Lab
Inpatient Req:
Core Lab (#84927)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
Specimen:
Gold 5 ml
Result Time:
3 hours   Cost: $
Reference Interval:

Critical value defined. See MGH Critical Values for details.
 
Important Information:
Draw PEAK level 30 minutes after end of 30-minute infusion. Draw TROUGH level just before next dose.
Neonatal/Pediatric:
Minimum Volume: 0.5 ml
Neonatal/Pediatric tube: Red