Ethyl Alcohol, (Legal), Blood

Methodology: Gas Chromatography (GC)

Specimen Requirements: Use betadine scrub to prep arm prior to obtaining specimen. 1 gray-top (sodium fluoride or potassium oxalate) tube (minimum: 1.0 mL of sodium fluoride or potassium oxalate whole blood). Refrigerate specimen after collection.

NOTE:
• Must be collected using “chain of custody” procedure.
• Do not open tube after collection.

Analytical Time: 2 days

Days Set Up: Monday through Friday

CPT Information:
82055 –