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Ethylene glycol

Lab Section: 

Chemistry

 

Lab Location: 

Main Lab

Test ID: 

LAB714

 

Methodology: 

Gas Chromatography

Schedule: 

On request

Reported: 

1 hour for STAT orders; 4 hours for Routine orders

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 2.0 mL Primary Dark Green; Light Green and Gold Top tube accepted.
Pediatric volume: 0.3 mL.
Alert Laboratory of Arrival

 

Notes: 

Includes ethylene glycol and propylene glycol. All first requests for ethylene glycol should also have an alcohol screen. Does NOT measure the Alcohols. See separate Alcohol panel LAB2407 or order Toxic Alcohol and Glycol panel LAB5757 which includes: Ethanol, Methanol, Acetone, Isopropanol, Ethylene Glycol, & Propylene Glycol.

Reference Interval: 

Not detected

Tests in this Panel: 

Test Name

Reference Interval

Ethylene Glycol Lvl [LRR18964]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

Propylene Glycol [LRR18965]

Age Limit

Sex

Normal Range

0 Days - 999 Years

Any

Not Detected

CPT Code(s): 

82693

Last Changed: 

8/18/2017 12:20 PM

Last Reviewed: 

8/18/2017 12:20 PM