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Vitamin C
Lab code: VITMC
Test Synonyms:
Vitamin C; Ascorbic acid
  NOTE: This test is performed at an external reference lab.
Chemistry (Sendouts)
Inpatient Req:
Core Lab (#84927)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
10 ml Green
Specimen must be placed on ice immediately and transported rapidly to laboratory for processing (within 4 hours of draw).
Result Time:
3-7 days   Cost: $$$
Reference Interval:
Important Information:
Overnight fasting is preferred. Patient should refrain from taking vitamin supplements 24 hours before collection.