Investigation : Alcohol
Specimen type : Plasma
Spec container : Fluoride (K EDTA) 
Volume required : 4 ml
Reference range : none mg/L
Turnaround : < 24 hours

Transport to lab immediately.
(80 mg/dL equivalent to 800 mg/L and 17.4 mmol/L)

Specimen can be sent for methanol and ethylene glycol estimation.

Additional information on alcoholand its clinical use can be found here: alcohol.


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