ETHYL GLUCURONIDE QUANTITATIVE, URINE

Specimen Required
Collect random urine. Mix well and send 10.0 mL urine (2.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic urine cup.

Rejection Criteria
Urine catheter cup (with needle)

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

Stability
Room temperature: 2 days; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
Ethyl Glucuronide: By report
Ethyl Sulfate: By report

Performed
Tuesday, Thursday

Turnaround Time5 days
Test CodeUCETG
CPT-4 Code (s)
80321 (G0480)
LOINC Codes
Ethyl Glucuronide:   45324-1  
Ethyl Sulfate:   60676-4  
Creatinine:   2161-8  
Adulterant:   58715-4  

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