Purpose
Overexposure/Poisoning Determination; Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography (GC)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
82542
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Naphthalene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Antihelmintic, Antiseptic

Test Also Known As
Naphthalin
Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.2 mL
Special Handling
Ensure that container remains tightly sealed.
Specimen Container
NMS Labs has no experimental or literature-based data regarding the choice of specific specimen collection containers for this test.

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 Naphthalene Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.02 Antihelmintic, Antiseptic

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