Ordering Recommendation

Mnemonic

HEROIN URN

Methodology

Qualitative Enzyme Immunoassay/Quantitative High Performance Chromatography/Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Performed

Varies

Reported

4-10 days

New York DOH Approval Status

This test is New York DOH approved.

Specimen Required

Patient Preparation
Collect

Random urine.

Specimen Preparation

Transfer 2 mL urine to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 1 mL)
Test is not performed at ARUP; separate specimens must be submitted when multiple tests are ordered.

Storage/Transport Temperature

Frozen

Unacceptable Conditions

Thawed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: 3 months

Reference Interval

By report

Interpretive Data



Compliance Category

Performed by non-ARUP Laboratory

Note

If screen is positive, then confirmation will be added. Additional charges apply. 
Compare to Pain Management, Heroin Metabolite, Quantitative, with medMATCH, Urine and Pain Management, Heroin Metabolite, with Confirmation, with medMATCH, Urine

Hotline History

N/A

CPT Codes

80307; if reflexed, add 80356; 80361 (Reflexed Alt Code: G0480 )

Components

Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0091042 Heroin Screen, Urine 3547-7
* Component test codes cannot be used to order tests. The information provided here is not sufficient for interface builds; for a complete test mix, please click the sidebar link to access the Interface Map.

Aliases

  • Pain Management, Heroin Metabolite, Quantitative, Urine
  • Persantine (Heroin, Urine - Screen with Reflex to Confirmation/Quantitation
Heroin - Screen with Reflex to Confirmation/Quantitation - Urine

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