.

Vanderbilt Pathology Laboratory Services

Test Directory



MISCELLANEOUS DRUG CONFIRMATION (MDC)

Department: Toxicology
Test Synonym(s): MDC, Mass Spec confirmation
CPT Codes: 80102
Methodology: GC/MS
Reference Range: Varies with specimen
Tube Type: Routine urine container - no preservative. Other specimens accepted. Syringes with needles not accepted.
Specimen: Urine, fluids, pharmaceuticals
Volume: 5 mL
Minimum Volume: 1 mL
Temperature: Refrigerate if specimen is not delivered to the lab immediately after collection.
Reasons for Rejection: QNS
Days Performed: Routine: Monday - Friday. Call laboratory for STAT request
TAT: Routine: 48 - 72 hours
Special Instructions: Random - indicate drug or drug groups required. Analysis is by GC/MS. For quantitative analysis of syringe contents, provide authentic material for reference.

Search Tests

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Enter Keyword:

Search Help


Search Options for the Test Directory:

1. Enter the test name in the Keyword search field.
Hint: You can also enter any part of the test name to expand the search.
(Example: you can type "west" or "sed" or "rate" to find Westergren Sedimentation Rate)

2. Enter the Vanderbilt Test Code, if known.

3. Choose one of the letter boxes to display a list of all test names and keywords starting with that letter.

If you are unable to find a test in our directory, please contact VPLS at
1-800-551-5227 or e-mail emily.k.thompson@vanderbilt.edu.