Volatiles, Urine [14898X]

Test Code

CPT Codes

Acetone, Ethyl Alcohol, Isopropanol, Methyl Alcohol

Preferred Specimen
10 mL urine

Minimum Volume
1 mL

Transport Container
Plastic Container, leak-proof

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 72 hours
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 1 Year

Gas Chromatography (GC)

Setup Schedule
Set up: Daily p.m.; Report available: Next day

Reference Range
None detected

Detection limits
0.01 mg/dL Ethanol
0.005 mg/dL Isopropanol, Methanol

Clinical Significance
The assay is used to determine concentration and potential toxicity of the substances.

Performing Laboratory
Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute
14225 Newbrook Drive
Chantilly, VA 20153

The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.