Perfluorooctanoic Acid (Low Level), Serum/Plasma Test (10070SP)
||Perfluorooctanoic Acid (Low Level), Serum/Plasma
||PFOA; Pentadecafluorooctanoic Acid
||Environmental and Workplace exposure; Exposure Monitoring; This test is New York State approved.
||High Performance Liquid Chromatography/
TandemMass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
||1 mL Serum or Plasma
||Plastic container (preservative-free)
||Sample collection devices coated with PTFE/Teflon® and PVDF should be avoided because of potential specimen contamination.
Serum: Collect sample in Red top tube
Plasma: Collect sample in Lavender top tube (EDTA).
Promptly centrifuge and separate Serum or Plasma into a plastic screw capped vial using approved guidelines.
|Light Protection Required
||Room Temperature: 6 day(s)
Refrigerated: 28 day(s)
Frozen (-20 °C): 12 month(s)
||Received Room Temperature. Polymer gel separation tube (SST or PST).
|Day(s) Test Set-up / TAT
||[LC-MS/MS] Tuesday / 10 days
|Suggested CPT Code
|Test Summary Sheet
*Rejection criteria pertain to clinical specimen submissions only.
**Stated minimum volume allows for a single analysis. Repeat analysis will not be performed.