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Epic Code LAB830 Nicotine Level, Urine

Test Name Alias

Nicotine Urine Level | Cotinine | Tobacco Alkaloid | 2510

Interface Order Alias

10780

Collection Instructions

Specimen Collection: Urine

 

Container(s):  Sterile Urine Cup / Plastic screw-top transport tube

Preferred Volume to Collect: 10.0 mL

Minimum Volume to Collect: 1.0 mL

 

Collection Instructions:

  • Urine specimen must be collected on site at lab or office. Do not send collection container home with patient.
  • Keep container upright at all times and check that lid is fastened evenly and securely.
  • Detailed Instructions (link): Patient Collection Instructions
  • Detailed Instructions (link): Urine Collection Guide for Staff

 

Processing Instructions (Laboratory, Outpatient or Off-site collection)

  • Transport Temperature: Refrigerate

Specimen Stability

Ambient: 72 hours

Refrigerate: 14 days

Frozen: 365 days

Laboratory Retention: 7 days

Test Frequency

Test is run on Tuesday and Friday

Usual TAT 1-7 days.

Reference Range

Anabasine Lvl UR
<2 ng/mL

 

Cotinine Lvl UR
 <5 ng/mL

 

Nicotine Lvl UR
<2 ng/mL

 

Nornicotine Lvl UR
<2 ng/mL

Performing Department

TOXICOLOGY

Performing Department Laboratory Location

Spectrum Health Regional Laboratory, Grand Rapids, MI

Methodology

Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry

 

This test was developed and its performance characteristics determined by Spectrum Health Toxicology Laboratory. It has not been cleared or approved by the FDA. The laboratory is regulated under CLIA as qualified to perform high-complexity testing. This test is used for clinical purposes. It should not be regarded as investigational or for research.

 

CPT

80323-LAB-NICOTINE ASSAYG6055
HCPCS: G0480

CDM Code

4028872

Epic Test ID

1230100976

LOINC

Nicotine Lvl UR: 3854-7

Cotinine Lvl UR: 10366-3

Nornicotine Lvl UR: 33917-6

Anabasine Lvl UR: 33915-0

Beaker LOINC

ANABASINE LEVEL URINE: 33915-0
COTININE LEVEL URINE: 10366-3
NICOTINE LEVEL URINE: 3854-7
NORNICOTINE LEVEL URINE: 33917-6

Mayo Access Code

SHO136

Reviewed Date

6/16/2022

Beaker Names

Beaker Procedure Name: NICOTINE LVL UR
Beaker Display Name: Nicotine Level, Urine
BEAKER TEST NAME: NICOTINE, URINE
BEAKER TEST REPORT NAME: Nicotine, Urine

Beaker Synonyms

No synonym on file

Beaker Location, Container and Temperature

BW TOXICOLOGY: URINE CUP R (Preferred)-Refrigerated