Test ID: FGHSP    
Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB), Serum/Plasma

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
FGHAGamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid, CF, SPNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If the GHB Screen S/P is non-negative, then the Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid, CF, SP (FGHA) will be performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

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

Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS) (if appropriate)

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

GHB Screen, S/P

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching