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Benzene Quantitative, Whole Blood
0091201
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
BENZ BLD
Methodology
Quantitative Gas Chromatography
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-6 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
Gray (potassium oxalate/sodium fluoride) or lavender (EDTA). 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 2 mL whole blood to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.7 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Unacceptable; Refrigerated: 2 months; Frozen: 3 weeks 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091127Benzene Quantitative9330-2
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Aliases
  • Benzene

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)