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Cocaine Metabolite S/P Quant

Order Name Cocaine S/P
Test Number: 6900757
Revision Date 10/07/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Cocaine Metabolite S/P Quant
Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) 3392-8 
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 3.5 mL (1.5 mL) Serum Clot Activator (Red Top, No-Gel) Refrigerated
Alternate 1 3.5 mL (1.5 mL) Plasma Gray (sodium fluoride/potassium oxalate) Refrigerated
Alternate 2 3.5 mL (1.5 mL) Plasma EDTA (Lavender Top) Refrigerated
Alternate 3 3.5 mL (1.5 mL) Plasma Sodium Heparin (Green Top / No-Gel) Refrigerated
Instructions Separate serum or plasma from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Unacceptable Conditions: Hemolyzed specimens. Separator tubes. Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles. Plasma or whole blood collected in light blue (sodium citrate).
Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 years
Testing Schedule Sunday-Saturday 
Expected TAT 1-4 days  
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
ARUP Test Code: 90684
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.
CPT Code(s) 80353 (G0480)
Lab Section Reference Lab