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Pain management base prof w/o confirmation, urine

Lab Section: 

Sendout Reference

 

Lab Location: 

Sendout

Reference Lab: 

Quest

 

Test ID: 

LAB4573

 

Methodology: 

Immunoassay (IA)

Schedule: 

Daily

Reported: 

7 days

Specimen Requirements: 

Collection: 30.0 mL Urine in a Yellow Top Tube - Urine.
Pediatric volume: 7 mL.
Alternative specimens: Urine collected in urine collection container. Transport in clinical drug test transport vial
Transport: Room temperature.
Unacceptable conditions: Preserved samples
Stability: Ambient: 5 days; Refrigerated: 7 days; Frozen: 30 days

 

Notes: 

Clinical Indications: The management of patients use of controlled substances is an increasing focus of law enforcement to ensure that prescribed medications arent diverted, and is critical to the successful outcome of many pharmaco-therapies. Urine drug testing for the presence or absence of prescribed medications and illicit drugs is a strategy designed to help the treating physician monitor their patients for compliance with that physicians directive(s).

Includes: Creatinine, Oxidant, pH, Benzodiazepines, Cocaine Metabolite, Opiates, Oxycodone

Reference Interval: 

See patient report or consult reference laboratory website.

http://www.questdiagnostics.com/testcenter/TestDetail.action?tabName=OrderingInfo&ntc=16260

CPT Code(s): 

80301, 84311, 82570, 83986

Last Changed: 

8/28/2017 1:55:50

Last Reviewed: 

8/28/2017 1:55:59