Purpose
Overexposure/Poisoning Determination
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
84600x2
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 n-Butanol Butyl Alcohol; Butyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Amyl Alcohol Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Isobutanol Iso-Butyl Nitrite Metabolite; Isobutyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 Iso-Amyl Alcohol Iso-Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Benzene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
7 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
8 Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
9 Ethyl Ether Diethyl Ether Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
10 Heptane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
11 Hexane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
12 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
13 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
14 Methyl Ethyl Ketone MEK Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
15 Pentane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
16 Styrene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
17 Toluene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
18 o-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
19 m-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
20 p-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
21 Methane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 10 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
22 Ethane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
23 Propane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
24 Isobutane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
25 n-Butane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Test Also Known As
Iso-Butanol; Iso-Butyl Alcohol; Marsh Gas; Rubbing Alcohol
Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
4 mL
Minimum Volume
1.9 mL
Special Handling
Collect sample using alcohol free skin preparation. Ensure that container remains tightly sealed.
Specimen Container
Gray top tube (Sodium Fluoride / Potassium Oxalate)

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 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 n-Butanol Butyl Alcohol; Butyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Amyl Alcohol Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Isobutanol Iso-Butyl Nitrite Metabolite; Isobutyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 Iso-Amyl Alcohol Iso-Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Benzene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.05 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
7 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
8 Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
9 Ethyl Ether Diethyl Ether Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
10 Heptane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
11 Hexane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
12 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
13 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
14 Methyl Ethyl Ketone MEK Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
15 Pentane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
16 Styrene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
17 Toluene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
18 o-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
19 m-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
20 p-Xylene Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
21 Methane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 10 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
22 Ethane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
23 Propane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
24 Isobutane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
25 n-Butane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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