Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Ethylene Glycol

Synonyms
Antifreeze

CMH Lab Section
Toxicology/TDM

Specimen Requirements
2 mL blood in red no gel or green (sodium heparin) tube

Availability
Stat, Urgent, Routine

Turn Around Time
Stat: 3 hrs Routine: 12 hrs

Methodology
Gas Chromatography (GC)

Ranges
Toxic: >20 mg/dL

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