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Laboratory Medicine

Test Directory / Mycophenolate



Common AbbreviationsMYCO
Tube typeEDTA
Clinical IndicationMycophenolate is an immunosuppressive agent. It is important to monitor blood concentration as at toxic levels patients are susceptible to leukopenia and anaemia. At sub-therapeutic dosage patients may experience transplant rejection.
Specimen TypeBlood
Sample typeEDTA plasma
Minimum Volume4mL
Special PrecautionsNo special requirements
StabilityContact Referral Laboratory
Turnaround Time7 days
LaboratoryViapath St Thomas' Hospital London SE1 7EH 020 7188 9652
Reference IntervalContact Referral Laboratory
LimitationsContact Referral Laboratory
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