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Isopropanol, Isopropyl Alcohol

Specimen Type

Whole Blood

Performing Lab

Quest Diagnostics San Juan Capistrano

Lab Test Days

Tuesday - Saturday

Standard TAT

72 hours

Collection Information

Specimen Required

5.0 ml blood

Container Type

Gray (Potassium Oxalate)

Collection Instructions

Prep collection site with betadine. **Do not prep site with alcohol** Keep specimen tightly sealed to minimize evaporation. Draw blood in a grey, red, or green top tube. No gel barrier tubes.

Processing Information - Lab Use Only

Transport Temperature


Test Volume Required

2.0 ml blood

Minimum Test Volume

1.0 ml blood

Processing Instructions

**Do not centrifuge - Send whole blood** Keep specimen tightly sealed.


Includes Isopropanol & Acetone

CPT Codes