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PAIN MGMT ALT AMP CONFIRM

Test Code
PALTAP
 
If ordering for pain management, add the workpar 'PMM1' with this test. Enter the last 5 days of prescription medicine taken by the patient. There is no charge for PMM1.
SynonymsALTERNATE AMPHETAMINE CONFIRMATION TESTING BY GC/MS
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Container TypeRandom urine
Supply Item Numberpicture1387 or picture1678
Specimen TypeRandom urine
Preferred Volume20 mL
Emergency Minimum Volume10 mL
Collection ProcedureCollect a random urine in a leakproof plastic urine container
Store and TransportAmbient (room temperature)
Required Patient InfoLast five days of prescription medicine taken
StabilityRoom Temp 10 days  Refrigerated 1 month  
Unacceptable ConditionBlood, serum, or plasma samples
CPT Codes80359, (HCPCS G0480)
Interface Order Code82145.Z23
Billing CodePALTAP
Test ScheduleMon-Sat
Turnaround Time1-3 days
MethodGas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry
Reference Ranges
TitleDescriptorRangesUnits
Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) Confirmation by GC/MSNot Detected< 40ng/mL
Methylenedioxyethylamphetamine (MDEA) Confirmation by GC/MSNot Detected< 40ng/mL
Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA) Confirmation by GC/MSNot Detected< 40ng/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.

Interface Codes
typeorder codetest descriptionresult coderesult descriptionunitsdecimal placesloinc code
o82145.Z23Pain Management Alt Amp Confirm
r82145.Z23Pain Management Alt Amp Confirm80102.Z127MDMA by GC/MSng/mL 18358-2
r82145.Z23Pain Management Alt Amp Confirm80102.Z128MDA by GC/MSng/mL 20545-0
r82145.Z23Pain Management Alt Amp Confirm80102.Z129MDEA by GC/MSng/mL 45143-5

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