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Lab Test Dictionary

Dextro/Levo Methorphan Screen-Total, Urine Test (9205U)

Methodology

High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)


Synonyms

DXM; Dextromethorphan; Levomethorphan

Specimen Type

Urine

Performing Lab

NMS Labs


Epic ID

Other Reference Test

Lab Test Days

Tuesday and Thursday

Standard TAT

3 Days


Collection Information

Specimen Required

1-2 mL Random Urine

Container Type

Sterile Container

Collection Instructions

No preservative.


Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature

Refrigerate-OK/Frozen-OK/Ambient-OK

Specimen Stability

Room Temp: 30 Days Refrigerated: 30 Days; Frozen: 30 Days

Test Volume Required

2 mL Urine

Minimum Test Volume

1 mL Urine

Processing Instructions

Complete a NMS Labs requisition and submit with specimen room temp, refrigerated or frozen.


CPT Codes

80302


Revised

09-08-16

Initials

SL