Drugs of Abuse Test, Alcohol, Urine - Screen with Reflex to Confirmation/Quantitation
0092280
Ordering Recommendation
Submit With Order
Mnemonic
CDASUALC
Methodology
Semi-Quantitative Alcohol Dehydrogenase/ Qualitative Gas Chromatography-Flame Ionization Detection
Performed
Sun-Sat
Reported
1-4 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
Random urine.  
Specimen Preparation
Transport 10 mL urine. (Min: 2 mL)
Newborn minimum: 1 mL for the initial test and 1 mL for the confirmation of screen positive.  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Room temperature.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Specimens exposed to repeated freeze/thaw cycles.  
Remarks
If applicable, indicate NEWBORN prominently on the test request form.  
Stability
Ambient: 1 week; Refrigerated: 1 month; Frozen: 3 years  
Reference Interval
Interpretive Data
For medical purposes only; not valid for forensic use.

Positive cutoff 40 mg/dL, screen and confirmation.
Note
If screen is positive, then confirmation by gas chromatography/flame ionization detection will be added. Additional charges apply.
CPT Code(s)
80101; if positive, add 82055
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0092280Drug Screen and Conf, Alcohol, Urine
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Cross References
  • Alcohol Metabolite, with Confirmation, with medMATCH, Urine
  • Ethanol
  • Ethyl Alcohol
  • EtOH
  • urine alcohol concentration