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

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Propane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
3 mL
Minimum Volume
1.2 mL
Special Handling
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
Received Room Temperature. Received Frozen.

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: 1 day(s)
Refrigerated: 20 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): Not Stable
1 Propane Gas Chromatography (GC) ppm (v/v) 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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