Test Summary Sheet for:

Purpose
Exposure Monitoring
Method(s)
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
Suggested CPT Code(s)
84600
New York State Approval Status

Approved

Turnaround Time

8 days

Test Includes
1 Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether MTBE Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) ng/mL 25 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 Tertiary Butyl Alcohol MTBE Metabolite Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) ng/mL 50 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

Specimen Type
Serum or Plasma
Requested Volume
5 mL
Minimum Volume
2.2 mL
Special Handling
Chill and ship with cold pack. Ensure that container remains tightly sealed. The use of serum separator tubes is not acceptable. Submission of a serum separator tube will result in cancellation.
Stability
Room Temperature: Undetermined
Refrigerated: Undetermined
Frozen (-20 °C): Undetermined
1 Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether MTBE Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) ng/mL 25 Environmental/Occupation Toxin
2 Tertiary Butyl Alcohol MTBE Metabolite Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) ng/mL 50 Environmental/Occupation Toxin

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LOINC® Information

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA Guidelines and are for informational purposes only. NMS Labs Does not assume responsibility for billing errors due to Reliance on the CPT Codes listed in this document.

*The information contained in this document represents database configurations, as they will appear on the effective date listed above.