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Volatile screen (MeOH, isoprop)
Lab code: VOLAS
 
Test Synonyms:
Alcohols (ethanol, isopropanol, methanol); Ethanol; Isopropanol; Methanol
  NOTE: This test is performed at an external reference lab.
Lab:
Core Lab
Inpatient Req:
Core Lab (#84927)  
Outpatient Req:
Clinical Labs (#83608)  
Specimen:
10 ml Red
Result Time:
6 - 10 hours   Cost: $$
Reference Interval:
Negative
Critical value defined. See MGH Critical Values for details.
 
Important Information:
NOTE: NOT to be used for rapid ethanol determinations. Sent to reference lab. For rapid Ethanol level determination order Ethanol level, serum. The volatile screen detects methanol, isopropanol, acetone, and ethanol.
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