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25526 SDMA (Symmetric dimethylarginine)

SDMA (Symmetric dimethylarginine)
Test Code: VSDMASO
Species
Canine, Feline, Equine
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Serum ​Red Top Tube (RTT)

​Lavender Top Tube Plasma (LTT)

Heparanized Plasma (GTT)

​1.0 mL ​0.5 mL
Collection Processing Instructions

Plasma must be separated from clot within 1 hour of collection.
Label tubes with animal’s name. ​

Freeze upon collection and ship overnight on cold packs

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum / Plasma​ ​
​Refrigerated 2-8⁰C ​ 14 days
​Room Temp​4 days
​Frozen​indefinitely
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time
IDEXX Reference Laboratories ​Monday - Saturday ​2 hr
Marshfield Center Laboratory Section
Reference Lab
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #

6100 E. Shelby Dr.

Memphis, TN 38121

888-433-9987

 

www.idexx.com
Test Information
​Early indicator of kidney disease in cats and dogs.
Reference Intervals
See Report
Species
Canine, Feline, Equine
Test Category
Specimen Requirements
Specimen Type Preferred Container/Tube Acceptable Container/Tube Specimen Volume Specimen Minimum Volume
(allows for 1 repeat)
Serum ​Red Top Tube (RTT)

​Lavender Top Tube Plasma (LTT)

Heparanized Plasma (GTT)

​1.0 mL ​0.5 mL
Collection Processing Instructions

Plasma must be separated from clot within 1 hour of collection.
Label tubes with animal’s name. ​

Freeze upon collection and ship overnight on cold packs

Specimen Stability Information
Specimen Type Temperature Time
​Serum / Plasma​ ​
​Refrigerated 2-8⁰C ​ 14 days
​Room Temp​4 days
​Frozen​indefinitely
Test Information
​Early indicator of kidney disease in cats and dogs.
Reference Intervals
See Report
Performing Laboratory Information
Performing Location Day(s) Test Performed Analytical Time
IDEXX Reference Laboratories ​Monday - Saturday ​2 hr
Laboratory Section
Reference Lab
Reference Lab Information
Address Telephone Website Link Marshfield Lab Account #

6100 E. Shelby Dr.

Memphis, TN 38121

888-433-9987

 

www.idexx.com
For most current information refer to the Marshfield Laboratory online reference manual.