Purpose
Identification and Quantitation
Method(s)
High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80361
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days

Test Includes
1 Dihydrocodeine / Hydrocodol - Total Hydrocodone Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 5 Narcotic Analgesic
2 Hydrocodone - Total Dicodid® High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 5 Narcotic Analgesic
3 Hydromorphone - Total Dilaudid®; Hydrocodone Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 1 Narcotic Analgesic

Test Also Known As
DHC Plus; Drocode; Hydrocodol; Synalgos-DC
Specimen Type
Tissue
Requested Volume
10 g
Minimum Volume
10 g
Special Handling
None
Specimen Container
Plastic container (preservative-free)

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 Dihydrocodeine / Hydrocodol - Total Hydrocodone Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 5 Narcotic Analgesic
2 Hydrocodone - Total Dicodid® High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 5 Narcotic Analgesic
3 Hydromorphone - Total Dilaudid®; Hydrocodone Metabolite High Performance Liquid Chromatography/ Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) ng/g 1 Narcotic Analgesic

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