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Ethyl Glucuronide

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This marker is a metabolite of alcohol and may be detectable up to 80 hours after alcohol consumption.

Alternate names:
ETG, Urine Ethanol
Laboratory:
Referred Test
Test Code:
UMISC
Specimen types:
Urine
Container types:
UrineUrine
Collection Instructions:
Transport specimen at Room Temperature to lab
Notes:

A urine creatinine and ratio to any detectable ETG is also performed to detect dilution of urine,Ethyl Glucuronide is a metabolite of ethanol, and is a marker of alcohol ingestion. It may be detectable in urine for up to 80 hours after consumption of alcohol.

Frequency:
Weekly
Reference Interval:

Urine Ethyl Gluronide : Not detected/ Detected

Laboratory Use Only

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