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Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid (GHB), Urine - Screen with Reflex to Confirmation/Quantitation
0091161
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
GHB U
Methodology
Qualitative Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry/Quantitative Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
Performed
Varies
Reported
4-11 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Submit With Order
ARUP Consult®
Disease Topics
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Random urine. 
Specimen Preparation
Transfer 4 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 2.4 mL) 
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated. Also acceptable: Room temperature or frozen. 
Unacceptable Conditions
 
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 week; Frozen: 3 weeks 
Reference Interval
By report
Interpretive Data


Note
CPT Code(s)
80307; if positive add 80375 (Alt code: if positive add G0480)
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart NameLOINC
0091037Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid Screen, Urine28044-6
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Aliases
  • GHB
  • Xyrem

Performed at National Medical Services (NMS)