Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate, Urine-Qualitative Test

Test Name: Gamma-Hydroxybutyrate, Urine-Qualitative Test
Alternate Name(s): GHB
Laboratory: Toxicology/Special Chemistry
Specimen Type: Random urine
Collection Information: Collect a minimum of 5 mL of random urine in a sterile container.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISTION
Test Schedule: Monday - Friday
0800-1600
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
5 business days
Stat
 
 
Reference Range: Negative
Effective Date: 2008-06-06
Revised Date: 2016-01-18
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Method of Analysis: HPLC/MS/MS
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Keep sample cold or frozen for shipment to Lab.
System Codes: 
Cerner
GHBU
 
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