Hydrocarbon and Oxygenated Volatiles Panel, Blood Test (2321B)
||Hydrocarbon and Oxygenated Volatiles Panel, Blood
||Acetaldehyde; Acetone; Benzene; Diethyl Ether; Ethanol; Ethyl Acetate; Ethylbenzene; Isopropanol; 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); n-Butanol; n-Heptane; n-Hexane; n-Propanol
||Butyl Alcohol; Ether; Ethyl Alcohol; Ethyl Ether; Hydrocarbons; Isopropyl Alcohol; MEK; MIBK; MTBE; Methyl Alcohol; Petrol; Rubbing Alcohol; Vinylbenzene; n-Propyl Alcohol
||Exposure Monitoring; Abuse Monitoring; This test is New York State approved.
||Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile, Environmental/Occupation Toxin
||Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC)
||2 mL Blood
||Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate), Lavender top tube (EDTA)
||Collect sample using alcohol free skin preparation. Ensure that container remains tightly sealed.
|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.
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[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.