Cordstat Drug Screen


Test ID/Workstation: CRDST USDTL

Specimen Type: Umbilical cord tissue

Tube Type: Kit provided by USDTL Laboratory for specimen and requisition

Collection Volume: 6 inches umbilical cord tissue

Cause for rejection: Umbilical cord rinsed with alcohol or fixed with formalin

Storage: Ambient

Availability: Sent to Reference Laboratory

Special Instructions: Sample size is 6 inches of umbilical cord tissue that has been drained, exterior rinsed with saline (NO alcohol product),  and patted dry.

Umbilical cord is NOT fixed in formalin.

TAT: 2-3 days

Additional Info: Umbilical cord is stored at room temperature for 7days, can be refrigerated (2-8 degrees C) for up to 3 weeks and frozen (<10 degrees C) up to 1 year.

CPT Code: 80301

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