DRUGS OF ABUSE SCREEN 10 PANEL MECONIUM

General Information

HLAB/HOL Code: MECDS
UPHSM LIS Test #: 6529
Schedule: Daily
Testing Time: 2 days
Testing Lab: MEDTOX

Specimen Info
Only 1 specimen type required, unless otherwise specified

Volume: 5 gm
Temperature: Refrigerated
Tube Type: 1 Sterile Container
Collection Info:
Specimens from different voidings may be pooled if necessary

Methods

Immunoassay (IA); Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry.
The specimen is screened by immunoassay at the following threshold concentrations: Amphetamines: 100 ng/gm; Barbiturates: 100 ng/gm; Benzodiazepines: 100 ng/gm; Cocaine and Metabolite: 50 ng/gm; Opiates: 50 ng/gm; Oxycodones: 50 ng/gm; Phencyclidine: 25 ng/gm; Cannabinoids: 25 ng/gm; Methadone: 50 ng/gm; Propoxyphene: 100 ng/gm.
Positive results are confirmed by Chromatography with Mass Spectrometry to limit of detection.

CPT Codes

G0479

* The CPT codes provided 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 payer being billed.