Dichloromethane and Carboxyhemoglobin, Blood Test (1560B)
||Dichloromethane and Carboxyhemoglobin, Blood
||COHb; Methylene Chloride
||Exposure Monitoring; This test is New York State approved.
||Environmental/Occupation Toxin, Biological Marker (Exposure)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
||6 mL Blood
||Lavender top tube (EDTA)
||Ensure that container remains tightly sealed.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: 5 day(s)
Refrigerated: 10 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): Not Stable
||Received Room Temperature. Received Frozen.
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[SP] Monday Wednesday Friday / 1 day
[GC] Wednesday / 4 days
|Suggested CPT Code
(when required, addl' fee may apply)
|5737B - Carbon Monoxide Quantitation/Confirmation, Blood (Forensic)
|Test Summary Sheet
*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.