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.
Documentation:  
Custom Panel: No

PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

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

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