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Test Catalog

Test ID: FXTDS    
Tissue Drug Screen

Specimen Type Describes the specimen type validated for testing

Tissue

Specimen Required Defines the optimal specimen required to perform the test and the preferred volume to complete testing

50 grams of tissue in sterile container, frozen immediately.

Specimen Minimum Volume Defines the amount of sample necessary to provide a clinically relevant result as determined by the Testing Laboratory

2 grams

Reject Due To Identifies specimen types and conditions that may cause the specimen to be rejected

Hemolysis NA
Lipemia NA
Icterus NA
Other Tissue in formalin

Specimen Stability Information Provides a description of the temperatures required to transport a specimen to the performing laboratory, alternate acceptable temperatures are also included

Specimen TypeTemperatureTimeSpecial Container
TissueFrozen (preferred)180 days
 Refrigerated 14 days