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Test Code U Opioid Urine Opioid Confirmation

Important Note

Test is for hydromorphone, hydrocodone, norhydrocodone, 6-monoacetyl morphine, normeperidine, meperidine, methadone, EDDP, oxymmorphone, oxycodone, propoxyphene, buprenorphine, morphine, codeine, norfentanyl, fentanyl, morphine_3_glucuronide, morphine_6_glucuronide, hydromorphone gluc., oxymorphone gluc., codeine_6_ glucuronide, and norbuprenorphine gluc. Testing for legal purposes in not available through HMC. Method is affected by very dilute urine.

Clinical System Name

Urine Opioid Confirmation

Synonyms

Opioid Confirmation, Urine
UOPIAC

Sample Requirements

Specimen: Urine

Container(s):Leak-Proof Container

Preferred Vol: 5 mL

Minimum Vol: 1 mL

 

Note: Random urine

Processing Instructions

Reject due to:

Spin: N

Aliquot:N

Temp: -20 C

Storage location: Put at least 5 mL urine in a Falcon tube affixed with a large computer label. Place in the CPA freezer.

 

Off-site collection: Freeze sample immediately, ship frozen.

Stability

Specimen Type Temperature Time
Urine Room temp  N
  Refrigerated  N
  Frozen  Y

 

Availability

STAT Performed TAT
N Weekly 1 - 4 d

 

Performing Laboratory

University of Washington

Dept of Laboratory Medicine

UW General Chemistry

1959 NE Pacific St, NW220
Seattle, WA 98195
 

Phone Number: (206) 520-4600

Department

Department: Send Outs

 

Phone Number: (206) 987-2563

Reference Range

Interpretive report provided.
 

Methodology

Method: LC/MS

Analytical Volume: 1 mL urine

Limitations:

CPT Codes

80361

Send Out Instructions

 

Reference Test Name: Drug Confirmation, Opioid, Urine
Reference Test Number: UOPIAC
Instructions:

Send out M - F with the UW courier.