Laboratory Test Detail

Last Updated: October 1, 2022 @ 9:13 am


Nicotine, Serum

  • One SST

Also Acceptable:
  • Two Green Top (Li Heparin)
  • Two Lavender (EDTA)
  • One Pink Top (EDTA)
  • One Red Top
  • One Standard Transport Tube
  • 4 mL (Min:1 mL) Serum . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.

Also Acceptable:
  • 4 mL (Min:1 mL) Plasma . Submit Refrigerated. Submit in a Standard Transport Tube.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Specimens exposed to repeat freeze/thaw cycles
Stability:Ambient: 1 Week(s); Refrigerated: 2 Week(s); Frozen: 24 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Reported:2-5 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 80323
Interpretive Data:Please see report for interpretive data.
  • 90012 - COTININE
  • 90013 - NICOTINE
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