Alcohols - plasma
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5 mL blood in lithium heparin tube.
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Detection of ingestion of ethanol as well as other alcohols (methanol, propanol, butanol). This may be suspected because of the history or clinical features.
Detection of the alcohol indicates that it has been ingested.
Livesey JF et al. Clin Chem 1995; 41: 300-305.