Laboratory Test Information Guide

Details for Ethyl Glucuronide

Test Name: Ethyl Glucuronide
Alternate Name(s): ETG
Laboratory: Core
Specimen Type: Urine (Random)
Collection Information: Random Urine, 5 mL minimum volume is required.
Requisition: GENERAL LABORATORY REQUISITION
Test Schedule: Referred out
Turnaround time from when specimen
is received in testing laboratory:
 
Routine
8 days
Stat
N/A
 
Reference Range: See report
Effective Date: 2019-05-15
Revised Date: 2019-07-29
Critical Value:  
Interpretive Comments: Negative <100 g/8.8 mmol Cre
Indeterminate 100-200 g/8.8 mmol Cre
Positive >200 g/8.8 mmol Cre
Special Processing: Bacterial contamination of the specimen should be prevented by collecting or transferring in sterile and air-tight containers. Store and send cold or frozen.
Comments: Testing is available to Liver Transplant patients and requires Biochemist Approval
Method of Analysis: LC-MS/MS
Critical Information Required:  
Storage & Shipment: Store and send frozen
System Codes: 
Cerner
ETG
 
Referred To: In-Common Laboratories

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