Monitoring for exposure to Per- and Polyfluorinated alkyl substances
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
New York State Approval Status


Turnaround Time

7 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 5.0 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Compliance Statement
This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by NMS Labs. It has not been cleared or approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.
Sample Type
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.
Sample Container
Lavender top tube (EDTA)

Additional Collection Instructions

Transport Temperature
Light Protection
Not Required
Rejection Criteria

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical sample submissions only.

Room Temperature: 15 day(s)
Refrigerated: 15 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 11 month(s)

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA Guidelines and are for informational purposes only. NMS Labs Does not assume responsibility for billing errors due to Reliance on the CPT Codes listed in this document.

*The information contained in this document represents database configurations, as they will appear on the effective date listed above.