Purpose
Exposure Monitoring
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82542
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 N,N-Diethyl-m-Toluamide DEET; Diethyltoluamide Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 10 Insecticide

Test Also Known As
Off® Insect Repellent
Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.2 mL
Special Handling
None
Specimen Container
Lavender top tube (EDTA)

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 N,N-Diethyl-m-Toluamide DEET; Diethyltoluamide Gas Chromatography (GC) ng/mL 10 Insecticide

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