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Last Updated: April 15, 2024 @ 9:13 am


Drug Screen (THC Metabolite), Umbilical

  • Umbilical Cord in Sterile Specimen Container
  • Umbilical Cord in Sterile Specimen Container. Submit Refrigerated.
Special Handling:
  • Collect at least 8 inches of umbilical cord.
    Specimen Preparation: Drain and discard any blood. Rinse the exterior of the cord segment with normal saline or an equivalent. Pat the specimen dry and place in container for transport.
    Collection kits available. Please contact Interpath Client Services at 1-800-700-6891.
Rejection Criteria:
  • Cords soaking in fluid.
    Formalin Fixed.
    Tissue that is decomposed.
Stability:Ambient: 1 Week(s); Refrigerated: 3 Week(s); Frozen: 12 Month(s); Incubated: Unacceptable
  • Qualitative Liquid Chromatography - Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Reported:2-4 Day(s)
CPT Codes:
  • 80349
  • 91963 - THC-COOH,CORD SCN
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