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Drug Screen 9 Panel, Serum or Plasma,
Reflex to Quant Confirmation

Order Name Drug Screen 9
Test Number: 6980101
Revision Date 10/07/2020
Test Name Methodology LOINC Code
Drug Screen Comments, Serum or Plasma
Interpretive information. 48767-8 
Cannabinoids, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 8172-9 
Cocaine, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 8191-9 
Opiates, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 8219-8 
Phencyclidine, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 8236-2 
Amphetamines, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 8149-7 
Barbiturates, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 20421-4 
Benzodiazepines, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 46976-7 
Methadone, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 59705-4 
Oxycodone, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 13576-4 
Methamphetamine, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 3777-0 
Buprenorphine, S/P, Screen
Qualitative Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry 3413-2 
SPECIMEN REQUIREMENTS
Specimen Specimen Volume (min) Specimen Type Specimen Container Transport Environment
Preferred 4mL (3mL) Plasma Gray (sodium fluoride/potassium oxalate) Refrigerated
Alternate 1 4mL (3mL) Plasma EDTA (Lavender Top) Refrigerated
Alternate 2 4mL (3mL) Plasma Sodium Heparin (Green Top / No-Gel) Refrigerated
Alternate 3 4mL (3mL) Serum Clot Activator (Red Top, No-Gel) Refrigerated
Instructions Remove plasma or serum from cells ASAP or within 2 hours of collection.
Transfer 4 mL(Min: 3 mL) plasma or serum to a Standard Transport Tube.
Unacceptable Conditions: Hemolyzed specimens. Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles. Separator tubes. Plasma or whole blood collected in light blue (sodium citrate).
Remarks: Cocaine and cocaethylene are more stable in fluoride-preserved plasma than serum.
Stability After separation from cells: Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 2 weeks; Frozen: 3 years
GENERAL INFORMATION
Testing Schedule Sun-Sat  
Expected TAT 1-2 days, Confirmation: 1-4 days   
Clinical Use Monitor patient compliance. For medical purposes only; not valid for forensic use. 
Notes Reference Lab: ARUP
Test Code: 92420
Click Here to view information on the ARUP website.

Possible Reflex Confirmation Testing:
(6980127) Amphetamines, Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(6980151) Benzodiazepines, Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(6980207) Phencyclidine (PCP), Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(5613601) Barbiturates, Barbiturates, Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(6900553) Cannabinoids (THC) Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(6900757) Cocaine Metabolite Serum/Plasma, Quantitative
(5613599) Methadone and Metabolite. Serum/Plasma, Quantitative
(4312130) Opiates, Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
(6900547) Buprenorphine and Metabolites, Serum or Plasma, Quantitative
CPT Code(s) 80307, if positive, add appropriate CPT code(s): 80324; 80359; 80345; 80346; 80349; 80353; 80358; 80361; 80365; 80348; 83992 (Alt code: if positive, add appropriate CPT code(s): G0480)
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