Oxidants

CPT Code(s):

84311

Methodology:

Spectrophotometry

Performed:

Varies

Reported:

1 - 3 days

Use:

Included in the Specimen Validity Panel, oxidants are tested for to assist in identifying samples that have been adulterated.

Specimen Requirements:

Collect 2 mL urine in a preservative-free plastic container.
Transport/Storage Temperature:

  • Refrigerated

Interpretation Data:

Presence of oxidants is abnormal.