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

Approved

Turnaround Time

5 days

Test Includes
1 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 n-Butanol Butyl Alcohol; Butyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Amyl Alcohol 1-Pentanol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Isobutanol Iso-Butyl Nitrite Metabolite; Isobutyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 Iso-Amyl Alcohol Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
7 Ethyl Ether Diethyl Ether Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
8 Heptane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
9 Hexane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
10 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
11 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
12 Methyl Ethyl Ketone MEK Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
13 Pentane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Test Also Known As
Iso-Butanol; Iso-Butyl Alcohol; Rubbing Alcohol
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.
Specimen Type
Blood
Requested Volume
2 mL
Minimum Volume
0.7 mL
Special Handling
Collect sample using alcohol free skin preparation. 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
None

Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.

Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Acetone Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 0.5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 n-Butanol Butyl Alcohol; Butyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
3 Amyl Alcohol 1-Pentanol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
4 Isobutanol Iso-Butyl Nitrite Metabolite; Isobutyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
5 Iso-Amyl Alcohol Amyl Nitrite Metabolite Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
6 Ethanol Ethyl Alcohol; Metabolite of Ethyl Acetate Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Hypnotic, Sedative, Volatile
7 Ethyl Ether Diethyl Ether Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
8 Heptane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
9 Hexane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
10 Isopropanol Isopropyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 1 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
11 Methanol Methyl Alcohol Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mg/dL 5 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
12 Methyl Ethyl Ketone MEK Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 0.3 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
13 Pentane Headspace Gas Chromatography (GC) mcg/mL 2 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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