Purpose
Exposure Monitoring
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
83921
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Perfluorooctanoic Acid (as the linear isomer) FC-143 Component; PFOA High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
1 mL
Minimum Volume
0.2 mL
Special Handling
Sample collection devices coated with PTFE/Teflon® and PVDF should be avoided because of potential specimen contamination.
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: 15 day(s)
Refrigerated: 15 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 11 month(s)
1 Perfluorooctanoic Acid (as the linear isomer) FC-143 Component; PFOA High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/mL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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