|Test||MDMA (ECSTASY) SCREEN WITH GC-MS, CONFIRMATION, URINE|
|Methodology||Enzyme Immunoassay (EIA)
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrophotometry (GC-MS), if indicated.
|Description||The screening assay detects MDMA (Ecstasy) in urine. If the MDMA screen is > = 500 ng/mL, the amphetamines confirmation/quantitation by GC-MS is performed at an additional charge.
THIS TEST IS INTENDED FOR CLINICAL MONITORING AND MANAGEMENT OF PATIENTS. IT IS NOT INTENDED FOR NON-MEDICAL USE SUCH AS EMPLOYMENT OF FORENSIC TESTING.
Note: Specific gravity, pH, creatinine and oxidants will be performed and reported at no additional charge to identify potential adulteration of the urine specimen.
|Specimen||25 mL (10.0 mL minimum) from a random urine collection in a non-sterile urine container. Send specimen refrigerated.|
|Reference Values||Not Detected
EIA cutoff concentration: 500 ng/mL
GC-MS cutoff concentrations
|Analytic Time||1 Day; 4 Days if positive|
|Day(s) Test Set Up||Monday through Friday|
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