Purpose
Overexposure/Poisoning Determination
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82441
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 p-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 m-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 o-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Test Also Known As
Dichloricide; Para-zene; Paracide; Paradichlorobenzene; Paramoth
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
Received Room Temperature.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 5 day(s)
Refrigerated: 10 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 14 day(s)
1 p-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 m-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 o-Dichlorobenzene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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