Urine Drugs of Abuse (Urine Drug Screen)

Message
Do not use tiger top tubes

Test Code
UTOX2

Preferred Specimen
1.0mL Urine Container

Instructions
"Refrigerate or frozen specimens must be brought to room temp and mixed thoroughly before testing. Cloudy or turbid specimens maybe centrifuged.
Testing Frequency: 24/7"

Transport Container
Urine 1 Aliq

Transport Temperature
Room or refrigerated

Reject Criteria (Eg, hemolysis? Lipemia? Thaw/Other?)
Stability: Refrigerated 2-8 deg. for 48 hrs, otherwise freeze 1 week

Methodology
Fluorescence Immunoassay



The CPT Codes provided in this document are based on AMA guidelines and are for informational purposes only. CPT coding is the sole responsibility of the billing party. Please direct any questions regarding coding to the payor being billed. Any Profile/panel component may be ordered separately. Reflex tests are performed at an additional charge.