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Ipecac Use Markers, Serum or Plasma - Screen with Reflex to Confirmation/Quantitation
0091180
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
IPECAC SP
Methodology
Qualitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry/Quantitative High Performance Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
7-10 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Plain red, lavender (EDTA), or pink (K2EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Separate serum or plasma from cells within 2 hours. Transfer 2 mL serum or plasma to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.8 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. 
Unacceptable Conditions
Separator tubes. 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 16 days; Refrigerated: 16 days; Frozen: 16 days 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
80307; if positive add 80375 (Alt code: if positive add G0480)
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091178Ipecac Use Marker, Emetine
0091179Ipecac Use Marker, Cephaeline
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Aliases
  • Cephaeline
  • Emetine

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)