Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

BARBITURATE SCREEN W/CONFIRMATION (URINE)

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
BARBSC      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: BARBSC         Geisinger Epic ID: 48776

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Random urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
15 mL aliquot AND 5 mL aliquot tube; minimum 10 mL and 1 mL, respectively

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

TEST DETAILS
Reference interval:
Negative.
Screen cutoff concentration: 200 ng/mL
Additional information:
Screening results are presumptive and can only be used for medical purposes. Confirmatory testing is available upon request. Refer to Guide to drugs of abuse panels for additional information.
CPT code(s):
80307
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:
Barbiturates screen. Positive screening results are automatically confirmed by mass spectrometry at an additional charge.
Methodology:
KIMS
Synonyms:
Fioricet, Fiorinal, Butalbital, Phenobarbital, Primidone, Mysoline
Clinical significance:
Barbiturates is a class of drugs that can be used to treat severe headaches, insomnia and seizures.
Doctoral Director(s:)
Hoi-Ying Elsie Yu, PhD, DABCC
Sheng-Ying (Margaret) Lo, PhD, DABCC    
Review Date: 04/04/2019

Performing Locations

Geisinger Medical Center

Performing laboratory: Toxicology
Technical Lead: Michael Sneidman
Frequency: Daily, all shifts
Performed stat? Yes
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