Firefighter Core Baseline Profile, Blood Test (6303B)
||Firefighter Core Baseline Profile, Blood
||Acetaldehyde; Acetone; Benzene; Diethyl Ether; Ethanol; Ethyl Acetate; Ethylbenzene; Isopropanol; Lead; Methanol; Methyl Acrylate; Methyl Ethyl Ketone; Methyl Isobutyl Ketone; Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether; Methyl n-Butyl Ketone; Methylpentanes (2- and 3- Isomers); Pentane; Styrene; Toluene; Xylenes (o,m,p); ZPP; n-Butanol; n-Heptane; n-Hexane; n-Propanol
||Butyl Alcohol; Ether; Ethyl Alcohol; Ethyl Ether; Isopropyl Alcohol; MEK; MIBK; MTBE; Methyl Alcohol; Rubbing Alcohol; Vinylbenzene; n-Propyl Alcohol
||Exposure Monitoring/Investigation; This test is New York State approved.
||Metal/Element, Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile, Environmental/Occupation Toxin, Biological Marker (Exposure)
Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC)
Inductively Coupled Plasma/Mass
||4 mL Blood
||Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate), Lavender top tube (EDTA), Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; EDTA)
||Clotted Blood specimens are not acceptable.
Collect sample using alcohol free skin preparation. Submit in container with a non-Heparin based anticoagulant. Tubes containing Heparin based anticoagulants are not acceptable.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
Acetaldehyde is an unstable compound post-collection and will both form and degrade under certain sample handling conditions. Even when extreme precautions are taken to maintain the integrity of Acetaldehyde during sample collection, transport and analysis, the results will be affected under typical collection and laboratory procedures.
||Not received Light Protected. Light Green top tube (Lithium Heparin). Tan top tube - glass (Sodium Heparin). Royal Blue top tube (Trace metal-free; Sodium Heparin). Green top tube (Sodium Heparin).
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[ICP/MS] Monday-Friday / 2 days
[H] Monday-Friday / 2 days
[Headspace GC] Tuesday Thursday Sunday / 3 days
|Suggested CPT Code
|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.