Methanol, Blood

CERNER / EPIC MNEMONIC: VOL
CPT CODE: 84600-90
TURNAROUND TIME: 6-8 hours
SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Do not use alcohol solutions as a skin preparaton for collecting specimens.

CONTAINER TYPE: Gray top (sodium fluoride) tube
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS: 5 mL fluoridated whole blood
MINIMUM VOLUME:

0.5 mL fluoridated whole blood

REFERENCE RANGE:

See Quest Diagnostics Lab - Search Test Code 7240

TEST SYNONYM(S):Methyl Alcohol; Wood Alcohol