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This test is a lab developed test. For further information, see the Compliance Remarks section below.
Container Type2 mL oxalated whole blood (grey top tube) or 2 mL serum (red top tube)
Supply Item Number1396 or 1372
Specimen TypeBlood/Serum
Preferred Volume2 mL
Emergency Minimum Volume1 mL
Store and TransportAmbient (room temperature)
Alternate SpecimensHeparinized whole blood (green top tube), urine or vitreous humor
LimitationsContainer must be keep sealed. Limit of Detection 10 mg/dL
Reference LaboratoryPAML
Reference Lab Test CodeLCA code 910627
CPT Codes80320
Interface Order Code84600.Z6
Billing CodeIALC
Test ScheduleMon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-3 days
MethodGas Chromatography/FID
Reference Ranges
Isopropyl AlcoholNot Detected< 8mg/dL
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.
NotesDraw blood using non-alcoholic disinfectant.

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o84600.Z6Isopropyl Alcohol
r84600.Z6Isopropyl Alcohol84600.Z6Isopropyl Alcoholmg/dL 5667-1