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Isopropanol (Isopropyl Alcohol)/Acetone

Tube Type

Test ID   LAB5351
EPIC ORDER   ALCOHOL, ISOPROPANOL
CPT Code(s)   80320
Group/Individual Test   Group
Laboratory   Core Laboratory
Tube Station   Routine: 30; STAT: 888
Specimen Routine:
7mL blood/royal blue top preferred; lavender top, and gray top tube containing sodium fluoride may be used.
See comments for additional information
  Micro: 500 µL blood/plain red top (No Gel) or red top bullet only
Stability unopened blood is stable @ 25oC up to 2 days; at 5oC up to 2 weeks.
Availability Routine: 24 hrs/day
  STAT: Yes
Turnaround Time Routine: 2 hrs
  STAT: 1 hr
Reference Range Normal: None detected
  Critical Value:
Isopropanol: >10 mg/dL
Acetone Metabolite: >30 mg/dL
     
Comments

DO NOT PREP VENIPUNCTURE SITE USING ALCOHOL SWAB
Red top pediatric tubes must NOT contain serum separator gel

Testing is for medical purposes.

Internal Reference Testing Specimen Handling Instructions: Centrifuge, aliquot, freeze

Reviewed by ivette_marrero on January 30, 2017

Note: Reference ranges provided on this web site are for guidance only, and may not reflect the most recent changes. Refer to laboratory reports for current reference data.

UNC Hospitals
McLendon Clinical Laboratories
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

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