Drug Abuse Panel 9

Last Modified: 3/25/2019 1:57:54 PM

Medical Necessity Documentation:  
Client Notes:  
Patient Preparation:  
Specimen Requirements: 10.0 mL Serum from full  Red Top Tube(s) in a Plastic Vial
Collection Instructions:  
Minimum Volume: 5.0 mL Serum
Transport & Storage: Temperature/Stability: 5 days Ambient
7 days Refrigerated
Rejection Criteria: Serum Separator Tube (SST®)
Reference Range: Refer to Interpretive Results
Critical Ranges:  
Test Comments:  
Methodology: Chromatography • Mass Spectrometry, Immunoassay
Clinical Significance: The serum or plasma concentration of a drug is measured as a guide to individization of therapy. Additionally, the problem of noncompliance with prescribed medications during continuing therapy, particularly in the pain management field, is an elusive cause of therapeutic failure.
Custom Panel: No


Turn Around Time: 2 to 3 days
Days Performed: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Sites Performed: Quest - Chantilly
PHL Test Code: DAS9
EPIC Test Code: LAB2871
Send Out Test Code: 19733
Alternate Test Names: DAS-9 ; Drug Abuse Panel 9, Serum; Drug Abuse Panel 9, with confirmations Serum
Included Tests: Amphetamines, Barbituates, Benzodiazepines, Cocaine Metabolites, Marijuana Metabolites, Methadone, Opiates, Propoxyphene, PCP (Phencyclidine)
CPT Coding: 80307

Go back to the top of the page.