Purpose
Forensic Analysis; DUI
Method(s)
Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80320
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days

Test Includes
1 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 10 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
2 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Test Also Known As
Rubbing Alcohol
Specimen Type
Tissue
Requested Volume
10 g
Minimum Volume
10 g
Special Handling
None
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 10 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
2 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/100 g 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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