Test Details

Mnemonic

SDSCC

Ordering Code

1800410

CPT-4 Code(s)

80307, 80377 (G0481)

Specimen Information

Collect

Red top

Specimen Preparation

Centrifuge, separate serum from cells and send 2.0 mL serum refrigerated in a screw capped plastic vial.

Alternate Specimen

Plasma: Lavender EDTA, light blue sodium citrate, potassium oxalate

Minimum Volume

1.0 mL

Transport Temperature

Refrigerated

Rejection Criteria

SST, lipemia, gross hemolysis

Stability

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

Methodology

Enzyme Immunoassay
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Liquid Chromatography/High Performance Tandem Mass Spectrometry
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Reference Range

Drugs Included:
Acetaminophen*
Amphetamines
Barbiturates***
Benzodiazepines**
Caffeine**
Carbamazepine
Cocaine
Ethanol*
Felbamate*
Mephobarbital**
Methadone
Opiates
Oxcarbazepine**
Pentobarbital**
Phencyclidine
Phenobarbital**
Phenytoin*
Propoxyphene
Salicylates*
THC (Cannabis)
Tricyclic antidepressants

*Quantitative value reported if positive.
**Drug identification and quantitation of positive screens.
***Only phenobarbital and pentobarbital identified and quantitated.
See appendix for entire listing
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Performing Laboratory

Warde Medical Laboratory
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