BUPRENORPHINE, MECONIUM, QUANTITATIVE

Specimen Required
Collect meconium and send 0.5 g meconium (0.13 g minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic container.

Methodology
Quantitative Liquid Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Stability
Room temperature: 7 days; Refrigerated: 3 months; Frozen: 1 year

Reference Range
By report

Performed
Sunday-Saturday

Turnaround Time3-6 days
Test CodeBUPMQ
CPT-4 Code (s)
80348 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Buprenorphine, Meconium, Quantitative   75367-3  

Warde
Medical
Laboratory