Comparison of Ethyl Glucuronide in Hair with Self-Reported Alcohol Consumption
Alcohol and Alcoholism , 04/16/2012
Lees R et al. – Ethyl glucuronide (EtG) has been identified to be a low sensitivity marker that cannot be used quantitatively to determine alcohol exposure. EtG can be used qualitatively to indicate alcohol consumption with a positive result providing strong evidence for an individual drinking within the past 3 months.