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This test is a lab developed test. For further information, see the Compliance Remarks section below.
SynonymsKetalar; Ketaject; Cat Killer; Cat Valium; Honey Oil; Jet; Ket; Kit Kat; Purple; Special K; Special La Coke; Vitamin K; Super C
Container TypeRandom urine
Supply Item Number1387
Specimen TypeRandom urine
Preferred Volume20 mL
Emergency Minimum Volume10 mL
Store and TransportAmbient (room temperature)
Reference LaboratoryPAML
Reference Lab Test CodeLCA code 910616
CPT Codes80357, (HCPCS G0480)
Interface Order Code80102.Z77
Billing CodeKETAMS
Test ScheduleMon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-3 days
MethodGas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry
Reference Ranges
Ketamine ConfirmationNot Detected< 7ng/mL
Compliance RemarksThis test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by PAML. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not approved or cleared this test. However, FDA approval or clearance is currently not required for clinical use of this test. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions. PAML is authorized under Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) to perform high-complexity testing.
NotesTest is also included in Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault panel, DFSA

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o80102.Z77Confirm Ketamine (GCMS)
r80102.Z77Confirm Ketamine (GCMS)80102.Z77Confirm Ketamine (GCMS)ng/mL120537-7