Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Order Display Name: Geisinger Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

CLORAZEPATE (TRANXENE(R))

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB2029         Geisinger Epic ID: 14881

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Serum (preferred) or plasma
Preferred collection container:
Alternate Collection Container:
3 mL lavender-top (K2 EDTA) tube
Specimen required:
2 mL aliquot of serum or plasma; minimum 1 mL.
Special notes:
Do not use serum separator tubes. Please submit a separate frozen aliquot for this test. It may not be combined with any other test requiring a frozen aliquot.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Specimen processing instructions:
Allow to serum to clot. Centrifuge serum or plasma 10 minutes at 3000 rpm. 
Transport temperature:
Frozen (preferred).
Specimen stability:
Room Temperature: Unacceptable. Refrigerated: 7 days. Frozen: 60 days.
Rejection criteria:
Specimens collected in serum separator tubes are not acceptable. Room temperature specimens not acceptable.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Nordiazepam 100-500 ng/mL
CPT code(s):
80346
Note: The billing party has sole responsibility for CPT coding.  Any questions regarding coding should be directed to the payer being billed.  The CPT codes provided by GML are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only.
Test includes:
Clorazepam.
Methodology:
Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry
Synonyms:
Tranxene, CLORAZ
Quest test code 90854

Performing Locations

Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Setup Friday morning. Report available 8 days.    
Performed stat? No
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