Geisinger Medical Laboratories/Geisinger Proven Diagnostics Test Catalog

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

AMPHETAMINES, CONFIRMATORY (URINE)

ORDERING INFORMATION:
Sunquest Test Code:
MAMCF      Geisinger Epic Procedure Code: 82145.05         Geisinger Epic ID: 24039

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
Amphetamine 50 ng/mL
Methampheterine 50 ng/mL
Phentermine 50 ng/mL
Ephedrine 50 ng/mL
Pseudoephedrine 50 ng/mL
MDMA 50 ng/mL
Additional information:
Sympathomimetic Drug Metabolism
CPT code(s):
80326, 80359
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:
Amphetamine
Methamphetamine
Phentermine
Ephedrine
Pseudoephedrine
MDMA (Ecstasy)
Methodology:
Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)
Synonyms:
Amphetamines by GCMS, amphetamines, Dexedrine, Adderall, Obetrol, methamphetamine, Desoxyn, ice, crank, speed, MDMA, Ecstasy, Molly
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: Twice per week, 1st shift. Expected lab TAT: 3-7 days.
Performed stat? No
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