Alcohol, Methyl

Test Code

CPT Codes

Preferred Specimen
5 mL of a random urine, submitted in a plastic, leakproof container

Minimum Volume
1 mL

Transport Temperature
Refrigerated (cold packs)

Specimen Stability
Room temperature: 5 days
Refrigerated: 14 days
Frozen: 30 days

Gas Chromatography (GC)

Setup Schedule
Set up: Daily; Report available: next day

Reference Range
None detected
Potentially toxic: Any detectable amount
Detection limit, Urine: 5 mg/dL

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.