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Test Catalog

Test ID: VLTBX    
Volatile Screen, Chain of Custody, Blood

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

All testing is performed under strict chain of custody

 

Detection and quantitation of acetone, methanol, isopropanol, and ethanol in whole blood

 

Quantification of the concentration of ethanol in blood that correlates with the degree of intoxication

 

Evaluation of toxicity to the measured volatile substances

Additional Tests Lists tests that are always performed, at an additional charge, with the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
COCHChain of Custody ProcessingNoYes

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

Volatile screen includes methanol, ethanol, isopropanol, and acetone.

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

Headspace Gas Chromatography-Flame Ionization Detector (HSGC-FID)

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

Yes

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

Volatile Screen, CoC, B

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

Acetone
Alcohol
Ethanol
Ethyl Alcohol
ETOH (Ethanol)
Isopropanol
Methanol