Purpose
Exposure Monitoring
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
84600
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 o-Cresol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 p-and/or m-Cresol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Test Also Known As
Methylphenols
Specimen Type
Urine
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.2 mL
Special Handling
Collect sample at end of shift.
Samples preserved with Benzoic Acid are unsuitable for analysis. Preservative-free Urine samples are recommended.
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: 7 day(s)
Refrigerated: 14 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 6 month(s)
1 o-Cresol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 p-and/or m-Cresol Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/L 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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