NICOTINE METABOLITE SCREEN, URINE

Test Documentation
Specimen Required
Collect random urine. Mix well and send 10.0 mL urine (5.0 mL minimum) refrigerated in a screw-capped plastic urine container.

Methodology
Enzyme-multiplied Immunoassay Technique

Stability
Room Temperature: 48 hours; Refrigerated: 14 days; Frozen: 14 days

Reference Range
The decision level for urine cotinine is 500 ng/mL.

Performed
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Turnaround Time4 days
Test CodeUCOTN
CPT-4 Code (s)
80307
LOINC Codes
43218-7

Warde
Medical
Laboratory