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I had a PeTH test last f last Friday. I last had 2.5 drinks…

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Hello. I had a PeTH test last f last Friday. I last had 2.5 drinks 20 days prior to that, and one beer each of three nights during the week prior to that. I would think the test would be negative, no?

Doctor's Assistant: Is there an upcoming drug test scheduled? What kind of samples are being tested?

I just told you

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Nothing. healthy male, 195 lbs, 6 feet tall

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. K., MD replied 7 months ago
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Hello and welcome to Just Answer. I looking forward to assisting you with your question and providing excellent service. The peth test is designed to pick up chronic or heavy binge drinkers. Its a 3 week look back. You are likely to be negative
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Thanks, ***** ***** that. If I had a heavy binge 7-8 weeks ago, the last time I did so, that should not be picked up, correct?
Doctor: Dr. K., MD replied 7 months ago
No. Its a 3 week window
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