Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

Test Name: Sunquest Test Code Epic Procedure Code Or ID CPT Code:  

6-MAM, CONFIRMATORY (URINE)

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
MMACF      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 83925.06         Geisinger Epic ID: 24045

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Random urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
3 mL urine; minimum 1 mL.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (preferred) or room temperature
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: 2 days. Refrigerated: 14 days
Rejection criteria:
Stability limits exceeded.

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Negative.
Drug/Metabolite Cutoff concentration
6-monoacetylmorphine 5 ng/mL
Additional information:
See guide to drugs of abuse panels.
CPT code(s):
80356
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:
6-monoacetylmorphine
Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Synonyms:
Heroin
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 10/16/2018

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Toxicology
Technical Lead: Michael Sneidman
Frequency: Three times per week, 1st shift. Expected lab TAT: 3-7 days.
Performed stat? No
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