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Will marijuana show up in a blood/urine test for a physical?

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Dr. William Holmes
Child Psychiatry 36 years experience
It Can: The major metabolite of cannabis can show up in blood or urine tests. It depends on how much is used and how long between usage and the test.
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Dr. Mark Reynolds
Psychiatry 35 years experience
If tested for.: This would depend on the setting of the physical. In some settings, such as on admission to a psychiatric unit, urine or blood screening for substances is ordered. A routine physical exam, however, usually does not include testing for substances.
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Last updated Aug 15, 2019

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