Test Details

Mnemonic

CT08C

Ordering Code

1836300

CPT-4 Code(s)

80307 (G0480), plus others each confirm, at additional cost

Specimen Information

Collect

Random urine

Specimen Preparation

Forensic: Send 50.0 mL urine (30.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw capped plastic urine container.

Clinical: Send 30.0 mL urine (15.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw capped plastic urine container. Newborn minimum requires 1.0 mL urine and 0.5 - 5.0 mL for positive confirmations.

Minimum Volume

15.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

Urine catheter cup (with needle)

Stability

Room temperature: 48 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry
Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Gas Chromatography/Flame Ionization Detection
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Reference Range

See report
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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