Isopropyl alcohol-1354

Test info

  
Isopropyl alcohol
  
1354
  
LAB1354
  
ALC
  
Isopropanol

Specimen

  
Sodium flouride (NaFl) whole blood
  
  
5.0 mL
  
2.0 mL
  
  • Alcohol swab for disinfection must not be used
    • Collection site must be prepped with alternate disinfectant prior to collection.
  • Immediatley following collection, mix sample by inverting 8 - 10 times to prevent clotting

 

  

Do not open and do not spin

  

Grey Sodium flouride (NaFl)

  
EDTA whole blood
Lithium heparin whole blood
Serum
  
  

Lavender/Dk green:

Immediatley following collection, mix sample by inverting 8 - 10 times to prevent clotting.

Gold:

Immediately following collection, thoroughly mix sample by gently inverting 5 times

  

Gold:

1.  Allow sample to clot for a minimum of 30 minutes
2.  Spin within two (2) hours of sample collection

Red:

  1. Allow sample to clot
  2. Spin
  3. Transfer serum to a False bottom plasma/serum transport vial/tube (AHL), labelled as serum, within two (2) hours of sample collection

 

  
  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 30 days

Ambient - 7 days

Frozen - 6 months

  • Allina Health Hospitals and any affiliate sites collecting samples for this test should send them STAT, directly to HCMC, for testing
  • Remote sites should follow the Process for STAT specimen to be sent from remote locations direct to Hennepin County Medical Center

Performance

  
Hennepin Health/HCMC (ISOP): R-HM
  
24/7
  
2 hours from receipt
  

High-Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)

Clinical and Interpretive info

  

Negative

Billing

  
G0480
  
Yes
  

Tracking

  
09/30/2009
  
11/23/2021
  
02/14/2020