Test Catalog

Test ID: DASM5    
Drugs of Abuse Screen, Meconium 5

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Identifying amphetamines (and methamphetamines), opiates, phencyclidine (PCP), as well as metabolites of cocaine and marijuana in meconium specimens

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
AMPHMAmphetamines, Confirmation, MYesNo
COKEMCocaine and Metabolites, Confirm, MYesNo
OPATMOpiate Confirmation, MYesNo
PCPMCPCP Confirmation, MeconiumYesNo
THCMCarboxy-THC Confirmation, MYesNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

Testing begins with immunoassay screen. Positives are confirmed and quantitated by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS) at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

Drugs of Abuse Screen, Meconium 5

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Angel Dust (Phencyclidine)
Benzoylecgonine (Cocaine Metabolite)
Cannabinoids (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
Coke (Cocaine)
Crack (Cocaine)
Desoxyn (Methamphetamines)
Drugs of Abuse
Heroin (as Morphine)
Jane (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
Killer Weed (Phencyclidine)
Marijuana (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
MDA (Methylenedioxyamphetamine) Metabolite for Methylenedioxyethylamphetamine (MDEA) and Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
MDMA (Methylenedioxymethamphetamine)
Meconium Drug Screen
Methamphetamines (Desoxyn)
Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)
PCP (Phencyclidine)
Phencyclidine (PCP)
Speed (Amphetamines)
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)
THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
Mary Jane (Tetrahydrocannabinol)
Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA) Metabolite for Methylenedioxyethylamphetamine (MDEA) and Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)