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Hydrocarbon and Oxygenated Volatiles Panel, Blood
2008326
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
HYDRO OX B
Methodology
Quantitative Gas Chromatography
Performed
Varies
Reported
3-10 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 specimen using alcohol free skin preparation. 
Collect
Gray (sodium fluoride/potassium oxalate) or lavender (EDTA) 
Specimen Preparation
Transport 2 mL whole blood in the original collection tube. (Min: 0.7 mL) Ensure container remains tightly sealed. 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: Undefined; Refrigerated: Undefined; Frozen: Undefined 
Reference Interval
By Report
Interpretive Data


Note
Acetaldehyde is an unstable compound post-collection and will both form and degrade under certain sample handling conditions. Even when extreme precautions are taken to maintain the integrity of Acetaldehyde during sample collection, transport and analysis, the results will be affected under typical collection and laboratory procedures.

Test includes: Benzene, Ethybenzene , Styrene, Toluene, Xylenes (o,m,p), n-Heptane, n-Hexane, Methylpentanes (2- and 3- Isomers), Pentane, n-Butanol, Ethanol, Isopropanol, n-Propanol, Methanol, Acetaldehyde, Acetone, Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, Methyl n-Butyl Ketone, Ethyl Acetate, Diethyl Ether, Methyl Acrylate, and Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether.
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091127Benzene9330-2
0091129Ethylbenzene8199-2
0091130Styrene8243-8
0091131Toluene9637-0
0091132Xylenes (o, m, p)13940-2
0091133n-Heptane17360-9
0091134n-Hexane9475-5
0091135Methylpentanes (2- and 3- Isomers)
0091136Pentane17430-0
0091137n-Butanol13934-5
0091138Ethanol5640-8
0091139Isopropanol
0091140n-Propanol17379-9
0091141Methanol9334-4
0091142Acetaldehyde1700-4
0091143Acetone9425-0
0091144Methyl Ethyl Ketone13011-2
0091145Methyl Isobutyl Ketone13013-8
0091146Methyl n-Butyl Ketone13014-6
0091147Ethyl Acetate13937-8
0091148Diethyl Ether13936-0
0091149Methyl Acrylate
0091150Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether18336-8
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.
Aliases

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)