Volatile substances screen

Alphabetical Test listing

Volatile substances screen-962A

  
Volatile substances screen
  
962A
  
LAB962
  
VSB
  
  • Ethyl alcohol
  • Acetone
  • Methyl alcohol (methanol)
  • Isopropyl alcohol (ethanol)
  
Sodium flouride (NaFl) whole blood
  
  
7 mL
  

Do not spin and do not open

 

  

Grey Sodium flouride (NaFl)

  
Heparin whole blood
  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

 

  

Do not spin and do not open

  

Dk green heparin (Li or Na), no gel

  

Refrigerated (preferred) - 30 days

Ambient - 7 days

Frozen - 1 month

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.

  
  • Plasma received
  • Tubes that have been opened
  
Hennepin Health/HCMC: R-HM
  
Daily
  
1 day
  

Gas Chromatography/Flame Ionization Detection (GC-FID)

  
G0480
  
Yes
  
  
11/30/2001
  
10/22/2019
  
02/14/2020