Test Summary Sheet for:

Purpose
Forensic Analysis; Exclusion Screen
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
80307
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days (If Positive: 9 days)

Test Includes
1 Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate; GHB Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) mcg/g 5 Hypnotic, Sedative

Test Also Known As
Sodium Oxybate; Xyrem
Reflex Tests
Test Code Test Name
5101TI Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid Confirmation, Tissue
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 Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate; GHB Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) mcg/g 5 Hypnotic, Sedative

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