Test Overview
Test Methodology

Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)

Test Usage

Detection of the illicit use of synthetic cannabinoids.

Reference Range *

Negative.

* Reference ranges may change over time. Please refer to the original patient report when evaluating results.

Test Limitations

The scope of the assay is limited to a targeted list of compounds. Not all possible substances produced as synthetic cannabinoids will be detected.

Test Details
Days Set Up
Tuesday, Thursday
Analytic Time

2 - 7 days

Soft Order Code
MMLR
Synonyms
  • Synthetic Cannabinoid Metabolites Screen - Expanded, Urine (Forensic) Test
  • K2
  • Spice
Laboratory
Sendout
Reference Laboratory
Mayo FSCMS (NMS 9562U)
Section
Special Testing
Specimen Requirements
Collection

Collect random urine specimen. Refrigerate.

Normal Volume
10 mL urine
Minimum Volume
3 mL urine
Storage Temperature
Refrigerate (preferred), Room Temperature, or Frozen: 30 days.
Additional Information

Test includes screen by High Performance Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS/MS). Confirmation will be performed, if appropriate, at no additional charge.Test sent to Mayo Medical Laboratories; performed by NMS Labs.

Billing
CPT Code
80304
Reflex CPT
80352
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