Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

FLUNITRAZEPAM AND METABOLITES, QUANTITATIVE, URINE

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: LAB1148         Geisinger Epic ID: 52517

SPECIMEN COLLECTION
Specimen type:
Urine
Preferred collection container:
Specimen required:
2 mL unpreserved urine; minimum 1 mL.
Special notes:
Do not use any preservative or additives.

SPECIMEN PROCESSING
Transport temperature:
Refrigerated (cold packs).
Specimen stability:
Room temperature: Unacceptable. Refrigerated: 14 days. Frozen: 60 days.
Rejection criteria:
Received room temperature.

TEST DETAILS
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:
Flunitrazepam, 7-Aminoflunitrazepam, N-Desmethylflunitrazepam
Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Synonyms:
Quest test code 18886, Rohypnol , Flunitrazepa
Clinical significance:
In Latin America and Europe, Rohypnol (Flunitrazepam) is prescribed as a short-term treatment for insomnia, and as preanesthetic medication. Flunitrazepam is considered a drug of abuse when used to enhance the effect of other substances such as marijuana, heroin, and ethanol. The combination of ethanol and flunitrazepam may lead to sedation, loss of motor function, impaired judgment, behavioral changes, and anterograde amnesia.

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Quest Diagnostics

Technical Lead: Michael Weaver    
Frequency: Set up: Thurs a.m.; Report available: 4 days    
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