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I just read the question/answer regarding PETH testing referring to 6 drinks Assume that means 6 drinks per 28 day cycle?

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

None scheduled at present, but soon.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Hair, urine(ETG), PETH all likely.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Medical
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I am also interested in the threshold of alcohol exposure leading to positive EtG testing in hair sampleThank you
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The peth test is a three week look back. It does not pick up light or casual drinking. If the 6 drinks were all together it could be positive. The hair test is a 90 day look back. Again it will not be positive in the event of social drinking. If you are concerned about possible positive result , its best to abstain
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thank you.
So, what is the origin or significance of the "6" drinks? Or, what do you mean by light or casual drinking-as regards ***** ***** even hair testing/analysis...
Doctor: Dr. K., MD replied 3 months ago
No idea what you mean by “what is the origin.” Theres no such thing. Drinking 6 drinks spread out over 28 days is. Unlikely to yield a positive test. Drinking 6 all at once will.
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