Collect

One Urine Container

Unacceptable Conditions

Room temperature specimens, preservatives, additives

Storage/Transport Temperature

3 mL urine Refrigerated

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Refrigerated: 2 weeks

Frozen: 2 months

Performed

Tue, Thu 

Department

Toxicology

Performed

Tue, Thu 

Methodology

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Reported

1-7 days

Interpretive Data

Positive cutoff: 10 ng/mL Methylphenidate, 100 ng/mL Ritalinic Acid

Methodology: Liquid chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

The absence of expected drugs and/or metabolites may indicate non-compliance, diluted/adulterated urine, or limitations of the testing.

Interpretive questions should be directed to the laboratory.

This test is for medical use only. It is not valid for forensic or employment drug testing.

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Affiliated Laboratory. The FDA has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.

 

CPT Codes

G0480

Collection

Collect

One Urine Container

Unacceptable Conditions

Room temperature specimens, preservatives, additives

Storage/Transport Temperature

3 mL urine Refrigerated

Stability (from collection to initiation)

Refrigerated: 2 weeks

Frozen: 2 months

Performed

Tue, Thu 

Department

Toxicology

Ordering

Performed

Tue, Thu 

Methodology

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Reported

1-7 days

Result Interpretation

Interpretive Data

Positive cutoff: 10 ng/mL Methylphenidate, 100 ng/mL Ritalinic Acid

Methodology: Liquid chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

The absence of expected drugs and/or metabolites may indicate non-compliance, diluted/adulterated urine, or limitations of the testing.

Interpretive questions should be directed to the laboratory.

This test is for medical use only. It is not valid for forensic or employment drug testing.

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Affiliated Laboratory. The FDA has not approved or cleared this test; however, FDA clearance or approval is not currently required for clinical use. The results are not intended to be used as the sole means for clinical diagnosis or patient management decisions.

 

Administrative

CPT Codes

G0480