Purpose
Exclusion Screen
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80307
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days (If Positive: 15 days)

Test Includes
1 Emetine Ipecac High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 2.5 Emetic
2 Cephaeline Ipecac Syrup Constituent High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 2.5 Emetic

Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
5425SP Ipecac Use Markers Confirmation, Serum/Plasma
Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.8 mL
Special Handling
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria
Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST).

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 16 day(s)
Refrigerated: 16 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 16 day(s)
1 Emetine Ipecac High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 2.5 Emetic
2 Cephaeline Ipecac Syrup Constituent High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 2.5 Emetic

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