Lab Code : ALC
Test Background Ethanol is widely abused and blood alcohol measurements can confirm clinical impressions, especially in emergency presentations.
Clinical Indications Loss of consciousness Behavioural issues Liver disease
Reference Range For reference, the legal driving limit is currently 80 mg/dL (800 mg/L)
Sample Required Fluoride oxlalate (grey top)
Sample Volume 0.5 mL
Turnaround Time 1 day